CTO, Fidelis Cybersecurity
Craig Harber currently serves as Chief Technology Officer at Fidelis Cybersecurity. He is responsible for directing the product strategy for the organization, ensuring that the technology developments align and compliment the frameworks at the forefront of the industry. Prior to joining Fidelis, Harber held senior technical roles at USCYBERCOM, driving major initiatives in cybersecurity and information assurance, having far reaching strategic impact across the Department of Defense (DOD) and Intelligence Community (IC). His distinguished career began at the National Security Agency (NSA), where he invented the threat-based cybersecurity strategy known as NIPRNet SIPRNet Cyber Security Architecture Review (NSCSAR) that provided DOD policymakers a framework to objectively measure the expected value of cybersecurity investments. Harber transformed Active Cyber Defense concepts into capability pilots, commercial product improvements, industry standards, and operational solutions. He also directed the Integrated Global Information Grid (GIG) IA Architecture; raising the importance of IA to all warfighting platforms resulting in multi-billion dollar increase in DOD IA investments.