Welcome to the StoryCorps @ RSAC podcast series! Every month we'll be featuring a different conversation between cybersecurity professionals about their lives, the industry and the future of cybersecurity.

What does it take to be successful in the world of cybersecurity?  

Security and perimeter experts Rich Mogull, CEO and analyst at Securosis, and Jim Routh, CSO and leader of the global information security function for AETNA sat down at the StoryCorps booth at the RSA Conference 2016 in San Francisco earlier this year and pondered that question and more. 

When hiring, what's the one skill that Routh looks for when interviewing cybersecurity job candidates? 

Listen here to find out.   

This podcast was produced by RSA Conference with interviews recorded by StoryCorps, a national non-profit whose mission is to provide Americans of all backgrounds and beliefs with the opportunity to record, share and preserve the stories of our lives: www.storycorps.org.