Illena Armstrong

Illena Armstrong

VP, editorial

Illena Armstrong is VP, editorial of SC Magazine, the leading business magazine for the information security industry, where she manages editorial staff in New York and Michigan. She is responsible for overseeing the award-winning monthly publication and its many other editorial offerings, including scmagazine.com, the SC Magazine Canada monthly digital editions, numerous eConferences, webcasts, newsletters and physical events in the United States and Canada, and more. She has spoken and moderated at a number of industry events, including SC World Congress, SC Congress Canada, SC Magazine Roundtables, the RSA Conference, the Techno Security Conference and others. On her watch, SC Magazine has won more than 20 awards, including Magazine of the Year 2009, from the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE). Before her stint at SC Magazine, she worked for various newspapers and magazines in New England and the southern United States.

Most Recent Articles by Illena Armstrong

In search of intelligence...

In search of intelligence...

The interruption of the cyberattack kill chain through the use of intelligence-driven security has been touted as the better way forward.

A long-overdue change

A long-overdue change

Debates about the dearth of women in IT security and, well, a lack of diversity in the field overall, seem to be edging our space closer and closer to some sort of tipping point.

Heart of darkness

Heart of darkness

Just how vulnerable are we to an assault by the NSA, asks Illena Armstrong, SC's VP, editorial.

Can good come from bad news?

Can good come from bad news?

Despite the bullishness around information security planning and budgeting seen in the results of our survey, we're still seeing breaches like those experienced by Target

Solutions that complicate security strategies

In this sponsored video, Don Gray, chief security strategist at Solutionary, sits with Illena Armstrong, VP of editorial at SC Magazine, to discuss today's threat landscape and some of the technology that may complicate matters at time.

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Moving on up

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