Inside the CISO’s Office – John Bruggeman – BSW #266



What does a CISO do all day? Do they eat bon-bons and read the WSJ? Do they read Threatpost or BleepingComputer or Twitter?
Why does a company need a CISO, or better still, do they need one?

All these questions and more will be answered in this weeks episode.

Segment Resources:

https://www.cbts.com/security/security-services/

https://www.cbts.com/blog/cloud-security-controls-mitigate-risk/

https://www.cbts.com/blog/weighing-risks-benefits-moving-to-the-cloud-part-1/

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Full Episode Show Notes

Inside the CISO’s Office

Guests

John Bruggeman

John Bruggeman – Consulting CISO at CBTS

@jbrugg65

John is a veteran technologist, CTO and CISO, with nearly 30 years of experience building and running enterprise IT, and shepherding information security programs towards maturity, based on industry standards like ISO27K and NIST CSF, as well as regulatory compliance requirements from PCI-DSS, HIPAA, FERPA, A133 and GDPR. John has several GIAC certifications (GSEC, GCIH and GCWN) and has been active in the local information security community, through groups like Infragard and the Higher Education Security Council for EDUCAUSE. He holds a BS and MA from Xavier University and has served as an adjunct professor at both Xavier and the University of Cincinnati.

Hosts

Ben Carr

Ben Carr – CISO at Cradlepoint

Ben Carr is the Chief Information Security Officer at Qualys. He is an information security and risk executive with more than 25 years of experience in developing and executing long-term security strategies. Ben has demonstrated global leadership and experience, through executive leadership roles of advanced technology, high risk, and rapid-growth initiatives, at companies such as Aristocrat, Tenable, Visa and Nokia. While at Aristocrat, Ben built a world-class global cybersecurity program from the ground up as part of a digital transformation. As a senior cybersecurity executive at Visa, Ben was responsible for developing and leading Visa’s Global Attack Surface Management Team and capability. Prior to Visa, he led all security programs for Nokia corporate IT as the Global Head of IT Security. Ben holds a certificate in Risk & Information Systems Control (CRISC), is a Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (CDPSE).

Joe South

Joe South – Sr Content Creator at CyberRisk Alliance

@SecUnfPodcast

Joe South has been working in Cyber Security for over 8 years and has worked at companies of all sizes across multiple industries. Joe is also the host of the Security Unfiltered Podcast where he discusses current cyber security issues and educates his listeners on how to have a successful career in cyber security. Joe is currently in a role where he is empowered to implement a unified control framework across a multi-cloud environment. Joe has also created a widely known blog where he works to help others get into cyber security and have a successful career in the industry. Joe has obtained the CCSP, CCSK, AWS Security Specialty and the AWS CCP certifications, among others.

Matt Alderman

Matt Alderman – Executive Director at CyberRisk Alliance

@maldermania

Strategic Advisor at Automox, security consultant, and wizard of entrepreneurship.

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