Tags Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Vermont appoints new permanent CISO

by • 3 months ago

Scott Carbee, who's been the state's top cybersecurity official on an interim basis since last August, will take over the role permanently, CIO John Quinn said.

New York CISO Deb Snyder retires from state government

by • 3 months ago

Snyder stepped down in November after two-and-a-half years as New York's top cybersecurity official and 35 years total in state government.

Minnesota CISO Aaron Call steps down

by • 3 months ago

Call, who started with the state government in 2014, is now the chief information security officer for insurance carrier WPS Health Solutions.

The cloud simplifies, improves automation, says Virginia’s CISO

by • 4 months ago

Adding cloud services to an organization’s technology environment may add complexity, but it also simplifies some tasks, says Virginia CISO Mike Watson.

Alabama CISO Ryan Allen resigns for hospital role

by • 4 months ago

Allen, who joined the state government in November 2017, will become the top cybersecurity officer for the University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System.

Washington, Pennsylvania consider blockchain for identity management

by • 4 months ago

At the intersection of cybersecurity and citizen experience, IAM could be improved by blockchain, said two top technology officials.

Rising cyberthreats prompt new techniques in Virginia, CISO says

by • 5 months ago

Virginia CISO Mike Watson says the state has a dedicated cybersecurity vendor under its new multi-sourcing model, while training remains important as ever.

Four ways to address electronic voting security concerns

by • 5 months ago

Commentary: Former U.S. Air Force CISO Earl Matthews says mandated transparency around security and improved collaboration are needed.

Maryland CISO John Evans leaves state government

by • 6 months ago

Appointed the state's first statewide information security chief in July, Evans has stepped down after four years with the state government.