Tags Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
Atlanta names private-sector veteran as new CISO
William Wade III will assume his first role in the public sector with a city still rebuilding its digital infrastructure after a devastating ransomware attack last year.
Missouri Chief Information Security Officer Michael Roling to resign
After nearly a decade leading the state's cybersecurity, Roling says the legacy he will leave behind is his team.
San Jose's first CISO braces for ubiquitous connectivity
Private industry veteran Marcelo Peredo is building a cybersecurity team and buying new tools that he says will create a secure platform to support the city's goals.
Cybersecurity veteran Agnes Kirk retires as Washington state CISO
Since her start in 1995, Kirk watched as the relevance and reach of her role in government grew.
Oakland County, Michigan hires new CISO
Bridget Kravchenko, who spent nearly 25 years in the private sector, succeeds Chris Burrows, who stepped down in February.
For cybersecurity and emergency preparedness, FEMA gives state technology leaders a seat at the table
A new requirement calls for state chief information officers and chief information security officers to be included in the governance process for two influential federal grant programs.
How one Virginia county benefited by moving data to the cloud
Fairfax County benefits from improved operational intelligence and cost savings from a reduced data center footprint, a new report says.
Michigan's CISO-as-a-service initiative is so popular the state might spin it off
Top state IT officials shared with a conference audience that their pilot program could be promised a longer life through the creation of a nonprofit.
Colorado has spent more than $1 million bailing out from ransomware attack
Since the SamSam software infected the state's transportation department in February, returning systems to normal has been costly.