Dustin Sachs

Dustin Sachs

CyberRisk Alliance
Chief Technologist and Senior Director of Programs

Dr. Dustin Sachs is the Chief Technologist and Sr. Director of Programs at CyberRisk Alliance.  He is a highly accomplished cybersecurity professional with a proven track record in risk management, compliance, incident response, and threat mitigation.  He is CISSP-certified and holds a Doctor of Computer Science (DCS) degree in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance.  Dr. Sachs has worked in various industries, including public utilities, food distribution, and oil and gas.  He is a respected thought leader in the cybersecurity community.

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Vulnerability management remains an uphill challenge for security teams. In this month of CISO Stories, we look at the findings of a cross-sector task force of CISOs and staff who shared their challenges and best practices for developing effective vulnerability management practices. Topics include: Managing vulnerabilities on premises, in the cloud, and in third-party environments Identification, classification, prioritization, and remediation best practices Standards and charters Organizational structures Scanning tools. Supporting tools to be shared include a CISO’s Guide to Effective Vulnerabilities; and a Vulnerability Management Maturity Checklist. Practitioners will also connect the dots on how effective vulnerability management can be used to continuously improve identity, application, cloud and network security, anti-ransomware efforts, zero trust, email security, threat intelligence, AI and third-party risk management.
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Ransomware attacks continue to evolve, presenting ever-increasing threats to organizations worldwide. Join us for an in-depth hot topics webcast where industry experts will delve into the latest ransomware trends and provide actionable guidance to navigate the challenges anticipated in the latter half of 2024 and early 2025. This comprehensive ses...
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This month of CISO Stories will look at the findings of a cross-sector task force of CISOs and staff who shared details of their incident management best practices, including incident response plans, playbooks, metrics, and business continuity plans. The Incident Management Best Practices Guide presents a framework and components for the incide...
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Key objectives of a governance, risk, and compliance program (GRC) are to ensure that the cybersecurity program has appropriate oversight, identifies and addresses cyber risks, and complies with all applicable laws and regulations. GRC functions shape cybersecurity program components and its principal functions to reduce risk and meet all complian...
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Join us for a crucial webcast addressing the pivotal cloud security priorities that will define the second half of 2024. As organizations continue to embrace cloud technologies, the landscape of cloud security evolves at an unprecedented pace. Our expert panel will delve into the strategic imperatives crucial for securing cloud environments in the coming months. Explore topics ranging from the latest advancements in cloud security technologies to compliance considerations and proactive risk management strategies. Whether you’re migrating to the cloud or optimizing existing cloud infrastructure, this webcast will provide actionable insights to fortify your organization against evolving cyber threats.
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A robust GRC program fosters the ability to manage key risks and protect sensitive data, aligning security initiatives with organizational objectives; and ultimately allows the CISO to establish trust and confidence with key stakeholders. However, the constantly evolving regulatory landscape is resource intensive to manage and requires striking a ...
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As the digital landscape continues to evolve, identity management remains a critical component of cybersecurity strategy. Join us for a timely webcast where leading experts will provide essential guidance on navigating identity challenges and opportunities anticipated in late 2024 and early 2025. This session will explore the latest trends in iden...
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