The current challenges of being a CISO

In the last decade or so, the role of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) was established in the great majority of business, government and non-profit organizations, and especially in the larger ones.

Other senior-level executives have realized the importance of monitoring and reducing information and IT risks and a quick response to an ever-increasing number of incidents, not to mention having someone to deal with regulatory compliance and information privacy.

In this podcast recorded at RSA Conference 2012, Rafal Los, Chief Security Evangelist at HP Software, talks about the evolution of the CISO role, its current reality, and offers a few tried and tested solutions for a number of problems all CISO practitioners face sooner or later.

Listen to the podcast here.