Cypriane Palma

Sr. Manager, Business Integration

Security & Trust Organization

Cypriane Palma, CISSP, leads a program to drive security policy enforcement and measurement across the Cisco Security and Trust Organization. Cypriane is passionate about good security practices for people, process, technology and policy.

She helped develop Cisco’s annual internal security education conference, SecCon, and is co-founder of the Cisco Women in CyberSecurity community fostering education, mentorship and opportunities for women.

Cypriane holds a BS in Computer Science and an MBA from Berkeley.

She enjoys hiking, rock climbing and photography.


April 19, 2018


The Cybersecurity Journey – Always Changing, Always Growing

3 min read

When I started working on the Cisco Secure Development Lifecycle, I was the only woman in a group of over fifty men.