Women in Cybersecurity

July 17, 2017

SECURITY

For Women in Cybersecurity, Possibilities are Endless

This blog is the third in a series of posts sharing perspectives from Cisco women in security. Previous blogs featured Michele Guel, Engineer and Chief Security Architect and

June 7, 2017

SECURITY

When Women Happen to Things, Things Happen

Leonardo Da Vinci once said, “It had long come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened...

March 28, 2017

SECURITY

How to Increase the Presence – and Impact – of Women in Cybersecurity

This blog is the first in a series of posts featuring perspectives from Cisco women in security. Next month’s blog will feature Chief Privacy Officer, Michelle Dennedy. When I started my information security career at NASA’s Ames Research Center in 1988, there were very few women in the field. In fact, I’d attend conferences in […]

July 25, 2016

WE ARE CISCO

Going Back to Summer Camp as a Cisco Employee – GenCyber Camp That Is

An issue I can relate to – the lack of women in cybersecurity. While women represented 25% of computing professionals in 2015, they only represented 10% of the information security...

June 20, 2016

SECURITY

Michele D. Guel Awarded 2016 ABIE Award for Leadership

The cybersecurity industry is one of change and disruption. The ability not only to sustain, but to flourish, over a 26-year career in this field requires a special level of...

December 5, 2014

SECURITY

Exciting Fourth Edition of SecCon-X Bangalore

The week of November 10 was filled with learning and excitement for security technology enthusiasts at Cisco's Bangalore campus as people gathered for SecCon-X 2014, Cisco's largest annual cross-company...