Educating the Board on Data SecuritySteve Katz, World's First CISO, on How the Role Has Changed
CISOs must make sure the board of directors is well-informed about security issues before they make decisions on setting priorities, says Stephen Katz, the world's first CISO.
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In an interview at Information Security Media Group's recent New York Security Summit, Katz discusses:
- How the CISO's role is changing;
- The need to view technology as just one component of a broad security strategy;
- Who is truly responsible for risk management.
Katz is the founder and president of Security Risk Solutions LLC, an information security company providing consulting, mentoring, coaching and advisory services. He was formerly CISO at JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup and Merrill Lynch.