Shannon Lawson

Biggest cybersecurity issue is 'culture,' city CISOs say


Getting people comfortable with new controls is one of the greatest hurdles to improving security, local cybersecurity leaders said during an online event.

Former Alaska CISO touts new statewide security contract


Shannon Lawson said new Gov. Mike Dunleavy asked for his resignation, but praised a new contract that empowers all public entities in the state to buy cybersecurity tools.

Cybersecurity, consolidation mature in Alaska as new governor takes office


Alaska CISO Shannon Lawson says the state is now preparing to make an unprecedented investment in cybersecurity tools from a variety of vendors.