Kathleen Wilson

Sr. Manager, Marketing and Communications

Security and Trust Organizations

Kathleen Wilson is a Sr. Manager, Marketing and Communications for Cisco. She is responsible for strategic marketing and communication program development and management for the Security and Trust Organization. She has over 20 years’ experience in IT marketing management, marketing communications, executive communications and product marketing.

Prior to joining Cisco, she worked for IBM managing the North America Government Marketing organization and was responsible for expanding government marketing into a global organization. Kathleen worked for Lotus Development in Federal, State and Local marketing prior to the IBM acquisition.

Kathleen is a professional affiliate of the Armed Forces Electronic Association (AFCEA), National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), Women in Technology (WIT), Women in Cyber Security, Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), and the American Marketing Association (AMA).

Kathleen holds a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from George Mason University.


September 13, 2013


Cisco congratulates India on becoming a Common Criteria Certificate Issuing Nation

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At the 14th International Common Criteria Conference (ICCC) held in Orlando this week, it was announced that India has become a Common Criteria Certificate issuing nation. We congratulate India on this significant achievement and look forward to working closely with the Indian Common Criteria Scheme. For more information on the announcement, see the article “India […]

September 6, 2013


ICCC 2013: Improving Common Criteria Standards for New Technologies

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In order for government and enterprise organizations to keep their data secure from increasingly advanced cyber threats, security solutions and protocols are critical. However, these organizations must ensure that their chosen security solutions meet key security criteria, are standards based, perform as expected and interoperate reliably with existing technology. The challenges above are why Common […]

April 19, 2013


Invitation to attend a discussion about IT product security and information assurance requirements for the Canadian gove …

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The Common Criteria Users Forum is inviting representatives from Canadian government agencies to participate in a free round-table discussion about how the information assurance requirements of Canadian government agencies can be incorporated in international standards for IT security and the evaluation of IT products. Specifically, we are hoping to engage individuals who have a working-level […]

November 20, 2012


The Role of Common Criteria in Cyber Security

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Today more than ever, networks are transforming the way organizations operate and are touching more people through a wider range of devices than ever before. Achieving a secure infrastructure is increasingly complex with today’s mobility, collaboration and cloud services added to the mix. These new capabilities offer much operational efficiency and reduce costs, but they also […]