Adam Ford

Modernization is like fixing an air conditioner, Illinois CISO says

by • 12 months ago

Retiring legacy systems, Illinois CISO Adam Ford said during a CrowdStrike event, is like "replacing the air conditioner before it goes out."

Digital ID means no more remembering old passwords, Illinois CIO says

by • 1 year ago

Nobody wants to search for passwords — like the one used to register a boat — only used once every three years, Illinois acting CIO Jennifer Ricker said.

Money's great, but it's not everything, state CISOs say

by • 1 year ago

Federal aid is welcome, but organizations need to be mindful of their maturity levels, the CISOs of Illinois and Washington said during an online event.