The CISO Job - Getting It, and Keeping It

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Featuring Craig Shumard, Marcus Ranum, and Todd Bearman

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A Politics of Information Security Webcast Over the last decade, the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) has emerged as the job in IT risk management. But for many, it's a high-risk career move. Average tenures in the role remain mired at just a few years. But success is possible — join our expert panel to learn how you can get, and keep, the CISO job. You'll learn: How to Get the CISO Job: - Who gets to the top of the shortlist - Whether certifications play a role - How experience in other parts of the organization can help your bid And Then, How to Keep It: - How to deal with senior management - Establishing governance frameworks to guide your activities - Advice on balancing tactical vs. strategic efforts - Positioning yourself as an enabler, not a blocker - Staying ahead by meeting all important audit and regulatory requirements Featured Speakers: - Craig Shumard, Principal, Shumard and Associates, LLC, retired CISO, Cigna - Marcus Ranum, CSO, Tenable Network Security - Todd Bearman, CISO, Towers Watson

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