Cybersecurity Asset Management, Critical infrastructure, Device Security, Leadership, Incident response

CISOs: Always be a Student, Always be Learning – Phil Attfield – CSP #24

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!

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Guest

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

Todd Fitzgerald
Todd Fitzgerald
Vice President, Cybersecurity Strategy at Cybersecurity Collaborative
Sam  Curry
Sam Curry
Chief Security Officer at Cybereason
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