Jeff Reich

Jeff Reich

Identity Defined Security Alliance (IDSA)
Executive Director

Jeff Reich has been the Executive Director of the Identity Defined Security Alliance since 2023 and has been actively involved in the security and identity community for five decades.  He is a well-known advocate for cybersecurity awareness and education.  He joined IDSA from the Cloud Security Alliance. Before CSA, he created and built the security and risk functions at ARCO, CheckFree, and Rackspace.  Jeff did the same at multiple financial services companies and five startups.  He has received numerous accolades and certifications as a cybersecurity expert and industry leader, including CISSP certification from ISC2 in 1993, and the ISSA Distinguished Fellow designation in 2011.  In 2015, Jeff was inducted into the ISSA Hall of Fame.

Cybercast
Most conversations around Identity Resilience focus on the prevention of attacks. But as statistics increasingly show that a major breach is a matter of “when”, not “if”, CISOs are realizing that their Identity Resilience strategy is missing a critical piece: response. In this conversation, we’ll explore Identity Resilience from the lens of B...
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