CISO

February 28, 2019

SECURITY

Anticipating the Unknowns: 2019 Cisco CISO Benchmark Study

Today, we released our CISO Benchmark Study, an annual global survey of information security leaders working at organizations of all sizes and in all industries all over the world.

September 11, 2018

SECURITY

Cracking the Code – How to Measure the Real Value of Information Security Management

To help measure the success and value of information security organizations, Cisco has developed a process to capture and quantify losses from security incidents, comparing them against established industry benchmarks.

April 7, 2017

SECURITY

The CISO Evolution – From IT Operations to Earning a Seat at the Table

With the escalation of cybercrime, the role of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is fast evolving beyond its traditional operational functions of monitoring, repelling and responding to cyber threats.  Continuous changes in our connected business landscape make customer data, intellectual property and brand properties new targets for information theft, which can directly impact business performance […]

February 2, 2015

SECURITY

Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report: Strong Leadership Helps Address Security Challenges

For security strategies to succeed, security needs a seat at the table. In my work as an investigations manager for Cisco, I’ve seen first-hand how much more passion and enthusiasm enterprise leaders will put into security efforts when there is support all the way to the top of the organization. The Cisco Security Capabilities Benchmark […]

October 30, 2014

SECURITY

Ensuring Security and Trust Stewardship and Accountability

In our increasingly interconnected world, the Internet of Everything is making trust a critical element of how people use network-connected devices to work, play, live, and learn. The relentless rise in information security breaches underscores the deep need for enterprises and governments alike to trust that their systems, data, business partners, customers, and citizens are […]

December 2, 2013

SECURITY

Where’s Our Grace?

Every year in Scottsdale, Arizona, there’s a unique Information Security conference created by Joyce Brocaglia at ALTA, supported by a who’s who of InfoSec companies like Cisco, RSA, and Symantec, and attended by hundreds of some of the brightest people I’ve ever met. It’s no coincidence that they are all women because this is the […]

July 16, 2013

DATA CENTER

Three Imperatives for Today’s CISO for Data Center Security: Key Takeaways from Today’s Webcast

This is a follow up from my post last week that announced this webcast. Today it was a treat to have Richard Noguera as our special guest and who is uniquely qualified to speak on the topic of key imperatives for today’s CISO for the data center.  Rich is a youthful InfoSec veteran who has […]

July 9, 2013

DATA CENTER

Three Imperatives for Today’s CISO for Data Center Security : Why you should attend our upcoming Webcast on July 16

The data center landscape is undergoing remarkable transformation and security is being forced to evolve as organizations embrace more dynamic services. For instance, Gartner predicts 17.9% CAGR in cloud services usage through 2016. As such, Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) will need to consider how to secure non-standardized Business-to-Business interconnects across their organizations. CISOS will […]