The Emperor Has No Clothes: the Current State of the CISO

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CISOs, the CISO role, and the requirements companies place on CISOs vary wildly. Some business leaders still believe that cyber risk doesn’t require a CISO. They may be right. In this talk, two cybersecurity veterans will discuss how the emperor has no clothes: The session will look at the actual roles of CISOs in today’s environment compared to what the community thinks it is.

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Rick Howard


CSO, The CyberWire

Todd Inskeep


Executive Cybersecurity Advisor, Incovate Solutions

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