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Inside the Cybersecurity Nexus

ISACA's Eddie Schwartz on New Strategies for Growing Skills
Inside the Cybersecurity Nexus

As a longtime security leader, Eddie Schwartz has felt acutely the pain of the security skills crisis. Now, as chair of ISACA's Cybersecurity Task Force, he's helping organizations do something about it.

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In an interview recorded at RSA Conference 2015, Schwartz discusses:

  • His own new roles at ISACA and White Ops;
  • How ISACA's Cybersecurity Nexus works;
  • Advice to organizations looking to expand security teams.

Schwartz has over 25 years' experience in information security, including recent work as the CISO of RSA, the Security Division of EMC, and co-founder/CSO of NetWitness. Across a broad career, his other roles have included CTO of ManTech, where he helped secure the intelligence and foreign affairs communities; CISO of Nationwide Insurance; and many years overseas in the U.S. Foreign Service. He advises a number of early stage cybersecurity companies and serves on the Strategic Advisory Council for ISACA.

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Tom Field

Tom Field

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Field is an award-winning journalist with over 30 years experience in newspapers, magazines, books, events and electronic media. A veteran community journalist with extensive business/technology and international reporting experience, Field joined ISMG in 2007 and currently oversees the editorial operations for all of ISMG's global media properties. An accomplished public speaker, Field has developed and moderated scores of podcasts, webcasts, roundtables and conferences, and he has appeared at RSA Conference and on various C-SPAN, The History Channel and Travel Channel television programs.

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