Security Current


CISO David Levine of RICOH USA Talks Quickly Moving to a Remote Workforce Due to the Pandemic

Posted on: 04 May 2020

  What impact has the COVID-19 pandemic had on the security of organizations that have now by and large had to quickly migrate to a remote workforce? David Cass, VP of Cyber & IT Risk at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York (*any opinions he expresses are his own opinions and don’t represent the…

CISOs Share Messages of Hope During Pandemic

Posted on: 04 May 2020

Matt Hollcraft, CISO Hellman & Friedman

Third Party Risk Management: In a Perfect World

Posted on: 01 Apr 2020

In a perfect world, CISOs would be equipped with security resources and tools to combat against any threat. It’s no secret that we don’t live in a perfect world. Specifically, CISOs don’t have direct control over the security provided by third parties. This puts the responsibility of assessing the risk to corporate information accessible from…

Cloud Range Lauded for Importance, Innovation and Ease of Use

Posted on: 10 Mar 2020

CISOs Laud Vendor for Importance to the Business, Innovation and Ease of Use Security Current, the premier CISO knowledge-sharing community, today announced that more than 20 CISOs from across industries selected next-generation virtual cyber range and security operations simulation provider Cloud Range as the winner of the Security Shark Tank® during RSA 2020. In the…

TrapX Wins the Security Shark Tank® New York City

Posted on: 13 Nov 2019

CISOs Praise Deception Technology Vendor for Importance to the Business and Ease of Use Security Current, the premier CISO knowledge-sharing community, today announced that CISOs from across industries selected TrapX as the winner of the Security Shark Tank® New York City 2019. In the Security Shark Tank, providers come face-to-face with CISOs seeking innovative solutions…

Fortanix Lauded for Innovation, Vision and Importance

Posted on: 30 Oct 2019

CISOs Laud Fortanix for Innovation, Vision and Importance to the Business Chicago, Illinois – Security Current, the premier CISO knowledge-sharing community, today announced that CISOs from across industries selected Fortanix® Inc. as the winner of the Security Shark Tank® Chicago 2019. In the Security Shark Tank, providers come face-to-face with CISOs seeking innovative solutions for their…

Kirsten Davies, Estee Lauder Companies CISO

Posted on: 07 Oct 2019

CISOs are grouped together because of their technical and security skills but each of them takes a unique path to their position. Kirsten Davies, the SVP and CISO at the Estee Lauder Companies, might just have one of the most uncommon journeys if not the longest. In her early years she was interested in music,…

George LLano, Deluxe Entertainment CISO

Posted on: 02 Oct 2019

George LLano has seen much in computing over recent decades. The Chief Information Security Officer at Deluxe Entertainment Services Group of Burbank, Ca. has intimate knowledge of hardware and software and has closely observed the evolving role of CISOs. “It is important to be able to navigate between the business needs and technology to meet…

Les McCollum, ICMA-RC Managing VP and CISO

Posted on: 18 Sep 2019

Les McCollum is a firm believer in leading by example and he has applied this perspective ever since he taught himself to program on an Apple IIc as a kid. “I have been very intentional about my career and development,” said McCollum. “I learned each vertical within technology to ensure that I understood the technical…

The NSA and RSA. Episode 1.

Posted on: 19 Jul 2019

Analyst and securitycurrent’s senior editor Victor Wheatman speaks with Gartner security and privacy analyst Lawrence Pingree on the calls by some security experts to boycott the RSA 2014 conference over the reported NSA revelations. It began with a Reuters story from Joe Menn: Exclusive: “Secret contract tied NSA and security industry pioneer.” The report disclosed…