The CISO Stories Podcast Episode #82 – August 09, 2022

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1. Have we Forgotten About the Basics? – 06:00 PM-06:30 PM

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Go to any security conference today and there is a plethora of new products to prevent, detect and respond to the current threat environment. But are we missing something? Is there a less expensive and more tactical way to approach security? Join Benjamin as we review what some are the key basics are that should be in place before investing in higher-end technology.
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Benjamin Corll

Benjamin Corll – VP, Cybersecurity at Coats

A 25 year veteran in infosec / cybersecurity. Like a good number of my peers, I started in technology before security was even a focus area. I’ve worked as a sysadmin, a network admin, and then focused on security roles up to the CISO role.



Todd Fitzgerald- Vice President, Cybersecurity Strategy at Cybersecurity Collaborative


Todd Fitzgerald has built information Fortune 500/large company security programs for 20 years. Todd serves as VP, Cybersecurity Strategy and Chairman of the Cybersecurity Collaborative Executive Committee, was named 2016–17 Chicago CISO of the Year, ranked Top 50 Information Security Executive, authored 4 books including #1 Best Selling and 2020 CANON Hall of Fame Winner CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers (2019), ground-breaking CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success, as well as contributions to a dozen others. Todd held senior leadership positions at Northern Trust, Grant Thornton International, Ltd, ManpowerGroup, WellPoint (Anthem) Blue Cross Blue Shield/ National Government Services, Zeneca/Syngenta, IMS Health and American Airlines.