Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

New York names homeland security director Chris Desain as new CISO

by • 4 weeks ago

Chris Desain, director of the cyber incident response team in the state's counterterrorism office, will lead statewide cybersecurity efforts.

Former Washington CISO lands at Lumen Technologies

by • 3 months ago

Former Washington CISO Vinod Brahmapuram is now heading up security business development at the telecommunications giant.

Colorado names Texas agency CISO as new cyber chief

by • 3 months ago

Ray Yepes, former CISO for the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, was named Colorado's new CISO.

Local cyber is finally getting its moment, city CISOs say

by • 3 months ago

Local cybersecurity officials are boosting regional collaborations with added support from the federal government.

Washington CISO to leave state government

by • 4 months ago

Vinod Brahmapuram, who's been with the state since October 2019, is stepping down March 31 for a private-sector role.

Former NYC cyber chief Geoff Brown looks back at time with city

by • 5 months ago

Geoff Brown, who served as the city's CISO from 2016 through 2021, is now a vice president at cybersecurity firm Recorded Future.

Florida names new CISO amid struggles to keep cybersecurity staff

by • 6 months ago

Florida CIO James Grant said the new CISO, Jeremy Rodgers, is "uniquely qualified to lead our cybersecurity team."

Outgoing New York CISO: 'It's certainly been a challenge'

by • 7 months ago

New York CISO Karen Sorady, who's retiring after 32 years in state government, told StateScoop that changing perspectives on cybersecurity has been a focus of her work.

New York State CISO Karen Sorady stepping down

by • 7 months ago

Karen Sorady, the state chief information security officer, will step down after joining the state's IT agency in 2012.