Cybersecurity Asset Management, IOT, Leadership, ICS security

CSP #24

July 2, 2021

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Phil Attfield, CEO and founder at Sequitur Labs, discusses his engineering roots and curius nature that led him to developing software tools and in-house products for modeling, synthesis and verification of telecom and network equipment hardware at Nortel. Phil the challenges involved in development of large-scale security policy and management frameworks and the key security elements of the IoT device lifecycle from design, to build, to sustaining securely. This segment is sponsored by Cybereason. Visit https://www.cybereason.com/cisostories to learn more about them!

Full Episode Show Notes

CISOs: Always be a Student, Always be Learning

Guests

Phil Attfield

Phil Attfield – CEO at Sequitur Labs, Inc

Phil Attfield brings a strong background in computing, networking, security and systems modeling. He has more than 20 years of industry experience in large enterprises and small entrepreneurial firms.

Starting his career at Nortel, Phil was a member of its scientific staff and developed software tools and in-house products for modeling, synthesis and verification of telecom and network equipment hardware.

Later, Phil founded Signal 9 Solutions, a firm that pioneered PC/desktop firewalls and created the Conseal brand of security products. Phil served as CEO until the company was acquired by McAfee® during the rapid broadband expansion phase of the Internet. Phil then joined the Phantom Works/R&D division of The Boeing Company where he led the team responsible for the development of a large-scale security policy and management framework.

Hosts

Sam Curry

Sam Curry – Chief Security Officer at Cybereason

@samjcurry

Sam Curry is CSO at Cybereason and is a Visiting Fellow at the National Security Institute. Previously, Sam was CTO and CISO for Arbor Networks (NetScout) and was CSO and SVP R&D at MicroStrategy in addition to holding senior security roles at McAfee and CA. He spent 7 years at RSA, the Security Division of EMC as Chief Technologist and SVP of Product. Sam also has over 20 patents in security from his time as a security architect, has been a leader in two successful startups and is a board member of the Cybersecurity Coalition, of SSH Communications and of Sequitur Labs.

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Eric Schmidt (CEO Google 2001-2007) famously noted that his company’s policy was to get ‘right up to the creepy line and not cross it.’ The closer an organization can get to this imaginary line, the greater the profit maximization. When does this become an invasion of privacy? Organizations need to be conscious of where they are in reference to the ‘creepy line.’ Join this podcast to learn how to determine the data collection and processing appropriate for your organization.

To view the article from the CISO COMPASS Book that sparked this interview, please visit: https://securityweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/CISOSTORIES_ValerieLyons_CCExtract.pdf

Lyons, V. 2019. Doing Privacy Right Vs. Doing Privacy Rights. In CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers, 1st Ed, pg 389. Fitzgerald, T. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl.

To purchase the book: www.amazon.com/author/toddfitzgerald.

This segment is sponsored by Cybereason. Visit https://www.cybereason.com/cisostories to learn more about them!

Full Episode Show Notes

Doing Privacy Right vs. Doing Privacy Rights

Guests

Valerie Lyons

Valerie Lyons – Chief Operations Officer at BH Consulting/Dublin City University

@priv-i-see

Valerie is engaged as COO of BH Consulting, a niche cyber and privacy consulting firm in Ireland, Valerie is also their key subject matter expert in European data protection and privacy frameworks. A believer in lifelong learning, Valerie is also currently in the final year of her Ph.D. research in organizational privacy protection approaches.

Prior to her role with BH Consulting Ireland, Valerie spent almost 15 years as Chief Information Security Officer with KBC Bank. CISSP qualified since 2001, Valerie also holds a BSc in Information Systems from Trinity College, together with a Masters in Leadership from UCC. Valerie has also lectured in several national academic institutions including Dublin City University and is a regular speaker at international conferences such as COSAC, ICIS, ISACA to name but a few.

Hosts

Todd Fitzgerald

Todd Fitzgerald – Vice President, Cybersecurity Strategy at Cybersecurity Collaborative

@securityfitz

Todd Fitzgerald has built information Fortune 500/large company security programs for 20 years. Todd serves as VP, Cybersecurity Strategy and Chairman of the Cybersecurity Collaborative Executive Committee, was named 2016–17 Chicago CISO of the Year, ranked Top 50 Information Security Executive, authored 4 books including #1 Best Selling and 2020 CANON Hall of Fame Winner CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers (2019), ground-breaking CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success, as well as contributions to a dozen others. Todd held senior leadership positions at Northern Trust, Grant Thornton International, Ltd, ManpowerGroup, WellPoint (Anthem) Blue Cross Blue Shield/ National Government Services, Zeneca/Syngenta, IMS Health and American Airlines.

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