Jon Stanford

Principal for Industrial Security and IoT Solutions

Cisco Advanced Services

Jon is Cisco's global Principal for industrial security and IoT solutions, leading services and business development strategy for the critical infrastructure and industrial automation sectors. A former CISO and CTO, Jon applies his more than twenty-five years of experience in public, private and Big-4 leadership roles to help organizations achieve successful digital transformation, IT/OT convergence, and implement effective security risk management. Jon serves on the Industrial Control Systems Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ICS-ISAC) governing board, and is a frequent speaker and media contributor. He holds a BS in computer information systems, the CISSP, CISM, CRISC and CGEIT certifications, and is a graduate of the Naval Postgraduate School Homeland Security Executive Leaders Program.


August 31, 2016


Securing Air Traffic Control Systems

1 min read

I fly quite a bit for my job as a Security Services consultant for Cisco. I’m one of billions of passengers traveling annually: according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), passenger numbers are expected to reach 3.8 billion in 2016. The number of unique city pairs connected by airline networks will reach 18,243. With […]

July 14, 2016


Cisco Introduces Security Services for Digital Transformation

2 min read

Around the world, organizations across all industry segments and markets are faced with the task of adopting digital technologies. Business leaders realize they must begin their digital transformation journey now, or risk fundamental business disruption and, potentially, business obsolescence. Unfortunately, many organizations are missing out because they lack a comprehensive and effective security strategy. Recent […]