Healthcare CISOs: Manage infosec risks and safeguard patient safety

Healthcare CISOs: Manage infosec risks and safeguard patient safety

Prominent CISOs from leading health systems and providers throughout the country have come together to establish the Provider Third Party Risk Management Council to develop, recommend and promote a series of practices to manage their information security-related risks in their supply chain and to safeguard patient safety and information. Members of the Council observed their supply chains [...]

Calling All CISOs: Speak the Language of Business

Calling All CISOs: Speak the Language of Business

As a business executive or board member, how do you feel when you are talking to your organization’s CISO? Do you feel like you are on the same page, speaking the same language? Or do you feel overwhelmed by jargon and techno-babble that requires an interpreter? If your answer is the latter, it’s not your fault. You shouldn’t have [...]

Cybersecurity And The New CISO: The Leadership Enigma


As chief cybersecurity advisor, I regularly receive requests from recruiters working in the field. Acknowledging the economic forces at play, I appreciate that global demand for cyber professionals exceeds supply. Add to this the increasing rate of organizational breaches and explosion in technology and online services, and it is easy to see why demand has [...]

What CISOs Can Do Today

What CISOs Can Do Today

In part three of our series, we laid out the five top priorities for CISOs as they shift their focus to the executive aspects of their roles and build out their teams. In this final part of our series, I join my colleagues Aileen Alexander from Korn Ferry and Paul Calatayud from Palo Alto Networks to look at those priorities [...]

Top 5 Priorities of the CISO of Tomorrow

Top 5 Priorities of the CISO of Tomorrow

As the role of the CISO continues to evolve, areas that were once the personal responsibility of the CISO will shift to other members of their team. What does that mean for the CISOs of tomorrow? How will how they shift their focus to the “executive” aspects of their roles and build out their teams? How will [...]