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Melih Abdulhayoglu, Founder, CEO and CSA, Comodo Group

Posted on: 18 Nov 2017

As a young boy growing up in the Turkish city of Antioch, Melih Abdulhayoglu – Melih to all who know him – was highly driven by two characteristics. One, he was very protective—of his friends and family, of his possessions, of everything he valued. And two, he felt a need to “build stuff.” He was…

Cybersecurity Startup Verodin Wins Security Current’s Security Shark Tank® Palo Alto

Posted on: 11 Oct 2017

Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, selected Verodin as the winner of its Security Shark Tank Palo Alto competition. The event brought security solution providers face-to-face with potential security buyers. “The Verodin solution addresses a key industry challenge of identifying the effectiveness of our cybersecurity tools,” said Matt Hollcraft,…

CISOs Select Verodin as Winner of Security Current’s Security Shark Tank® Chicago

Posted on: 26 Sep 2017

Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, selected Verodin as the winner of its Security Shark Tank Chicago competition. The event brought security solutions providers face-to-face with potential buyers. Participating vendors were given 15 minutes each to pitch their solution in a rapid-fire question and answer format to a panel…

CISOs Choose Verodin as Winner of Security Current’s Security Shark Tank® New York City

Posted on: 04 Jul 2017

Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) select cybersecurity innovator for its vision Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, named Verodin the winner of its Security Shark Tank® New York City competition. The event brought security solution providers face-to-face with potential buyers. Participating vendors were given 15 minutes each to pitch…

Daniel Conroy

Posted on: 27 Jun 2017

CISO, United Technologies Daniel Conroy never expected to be a CISO.  He never expected to be in America.  He was a rugby playing, triathlon-competing lad from Ireland, who came to the United States for a brief stint with a semiconductor company, using his background as an electrical engineer.  Seventeen years later, Daniel, his wife and…

Marketing Information Security at Tractor Supply

Posted on: 20 Mar 2017

To Michael Mangold, the CISO of rural lifestyle retailer Tractor Supply Company, located outside Nashville, Tennessee, the most important skills for a CISO are not only technical. While his background includes technical qualifications and certifications, and the ability to evaluate new and emerging technologies and risks, Mangold also relies on his background and training in…

Michael Mangold

Posted on: 20 Mar 2017

To Michael Mangold, the CISO of rural lifestyle retailer Tractor Supply Company, located outside Nashville, Tennessee, the most important skills for a CISO are not only technical. While his background includes technical qualifications and certifications, and the ability to evaluate new and emerging technologies and risks, Mangold also relies on his background and training in…

CISOs Select ROMAD Cyber Systems as Winner of Security Current’s Security Shark Tank® During RSA 2017

Posted on: 23 Feb 2017

Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, named ROMAD Cyber Systems the winner of its Security Shark Tank® during RSA Conference 2017. Held in San Francisco on February 14, 2017 at the Four Seasons Hotel, the event brought security solution providers face-to-face with potential buyers. Participating vendors were given 15…

Security Current Surveys Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs), Finds Average Salary of $273,000 in the United States

Posted on: 21 Dec 2016

Security Current today announced the release of its inaugural CISO salary survey.  The first annual survey revealed that the average CISO salary in the United States was $273,033. The survey included responses from 74 CISOs or CISO equivalents within a cross section of industries. Salaries included bonuses. The survey found CISOs in the West earned…

Security Current Releases CISO-Authored Research Report on User Behavior Analytics

Posted on: 13 Dec 2016

Security Current today announced the release of its CISO-authored research report, CISOs Investigate: User Behavior Analytics (UBA). The first in an ongoing series, this report offers security leaders real-world insights as they make business-driven technology decisions CISOs Investigate: UBA includes contributions from security leaders who have deployed or are looking to deploy third-party solutions. The…