CISO, Risk Based SecurityJake Kouns is the CISO for Risk Based Security and oversees the operations of the Open Sourced Vulnerability Database (OSVDB.org). Kouns has presented at many well-known security conferences, including RSA, Black Hat, DEF CON, CISO Executive Summit, CanSecWest, SOURCE, FIRST and SyScan. He is the Co-Author of the books Information Technology Risk Management in Enterprise Environments (Wiley, 2010) and The Chief Information Security Officer (IT Governance, 2011). He holds both a bachelor of business administration and a master of business administration, with a concentration in information security from James Madison University. In addition, he holds a number of certifications including ISC2’s CISSP, and ISACA’s CISM, CISA and CGEIT.