CISO Stories Podcast: Do You Know Where Your Data Is?

Today, data is everywhere as users are working remotely, storing information in the cloud, downloading to and from USB drives, and so on. William Miaoulis, CISO at Auburn University, joins the podcast to discuss some of the typical situations that lead to the exposure of sensitive information and how to prevent them - check it out...

William Miaoulis
About the Guest

William Miaoulis

CISO at Auburn University

William Miaoulis (@WilliamMiaoulis) is a seasoned Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Information Technology professional with over 25 years of experience leading cybersecurity teams in multiple environments including Academia, Healthcare, Energy and Banking. 

His specialties include Risk Analysis, Policy & Procedure Development, and regulatory compliance for FERPA, HIPAA, NIST, Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) Security Policy, Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), SOC 2 Type 2 and PCI-DSS. 

He has a knack for creating a vision for cybersecurity and communicating this vision to corporate leadership in a manner that they understand the benefits to the institution. William has also contributed to numerous articles, books and Authored the AHIMA published book Preparing for a HIPAA Security Compliance Assessment.

About the Hosts

About the Host

Sam Curry

Chief Security Officer at Cybereason

Sam Curry (@samjcurry) is CSO at Cybereason and is a Visiting Fellow at the National Security Institute.  Previously, Sam was CTO and CISO for Arbor Networks (NetScout) and was CSO and SVP R&D at MicroStrategy in addition to holding senior security roles at McAfee and CA. He spent 7 years at RSA, the Security Division of EMC as Chief Technologist and SVP of Product.

Sam also has over 20 patents in security from his time as a security architect, has been a leader in two successful startups and is a board member of the Cybersecurity Coalition, of SSH Communications and of Sequitur Labs.

About the Host

Todd Fitzgerald

Vice President, Cybersecurity Strategy at Cybersecurity Collaborative

Todd Fitzgerald (@securityfitz) has built information Fortune 500/large company security programs for 20 years. 

Todd serves as VP, Cybersecurity Strategy and Chairman of the Cybersecurity Collaborative Executive Committee, was named 2016–17 Chicago CISO of the Year, ranked Top 50 Information Security Executive, authored 4 books including #1 Best Selling and 2020 CANON Hall of Fame Winner CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers (2019), ground-breaking CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success, as well as contributions to a dozen others. 

Todd held senior leadership positions at Northern Trust, Grant Thornton International, Ltd, ManpowerGroup, WellPoint (Anthem) Blue Cross Blue Shield/ National Government Services, Zeneca/Syngenta, IMS Health and American Airlines.

CISO Stories Podcast

About The CISO Stories Podcast

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