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Chief Security Officers are the heads responsible developing and managing corporate security programs and strategies. In Australia, the CSO role may be undertaken by a variety of professional security role titles. Here you'll find career stories and written and filmed interviews with local security heads.

Facebook poaches Yahoo security boss

Facebook poaches Yahoo security boss

Outspoken CSO Alex Stamos jumps ship.
Jun 26 2015 6:35AM
Winning formulas in IT security

Winning formulas in IT security

[Blog entry] What it takes to win an SC Award.
May 22 2014 6:20AM
Varied are the duties of a CISO

Varied are the duties of a CISO

Specialise depending on organisation culture.
Aug 6 2013 10:30AM
Chalk IT up: Boardroom communication

Chalk IT up: Boardroom communication

Speak in business terms and convey risk when attempting to gain funding for implementations from management.
Jul 3 2013 10:57AM
Jenny Craig CIO says retailers ripe for attack

Jenny Craig CIO says retailers ripe for attack

Technological vulnerability and valuable data make retailers the latest target for malware attacks.
Jul 2 2013 12:53PM
Adobe appoints first CSO

Adobe appoints first CSO

Brad Arkin lands security head role.
Apr 29 2013 6:48AM
Security pros must be master negotiators to gain executive support

Security pros must be master negotiators to gain executive support

Talk in terms of risk and growth
Apr 26 2013 6:48AM
ICANN gTLD system still down after two weeks

ICANN gTLD system still down after two weeks

Was glitch in Citrix XenApp or TAS system?
Apr 24 2012 7:16AM
Tabcorp bets on infosec revamp

Tabcorp bets on infosec revamp

Tab builds better security policy and technology.
Jun 23 2011 9:21AM
RSA hires a security chief

RSA hires a security chief

Troubled RSA grabs Netwitness security chief after acquisition.
Jun 10 2011 3:07AM
Regulation is harming computer security, say experts

Regulation is harming computer security, say experts

CSOs complain of wasting time on useless jobs.
Jul 30 2009 9:27AM
McAfee CSO: Security pros need to better understand business needs

McAfee CSO: Security pros need to better understand business needs

McAfee’s chief security officer Dr Martin Carmichael flew into Sydney this week and SC Magazine had the opportunity to catch up with him to discuss all things security.
Mar 14 2008 4:14PM
MySpace taps Microsoft security bigwig for CSO gig

MySpace taps Microsoft security bigwig for CSO gig

Hugely popular social networking site MySpace.com has hired a chief security officer, naming a Microsoft executive to help protect the online community’s more than 68 million members.
Apr 11 2006 8:54PM
CSO of the Year

CSO of the Year

Winner: Thomas Dunbar, global CSO, XL Capital
Mar 13 2006 6:15PM
CSO of the year: Thomas Dunbar, global chief security officer, XL Capital

CSO of the year: Thomas Dunbar, global chief security officer, XL Capital

As the global chief security officer at a leading multinational insurance company, Thomas Dunbar has a lot of data to protect, a range of regulations with which to comply and a huge number of employees whose access to corporate IT assets he must manage.
Mar 6 2006 8:55PM
Tactics, strategy and the CSO

Tactics, strategy and the CSO

Oct 21 2005 3:55PM
Malware, regulatory compliance top CSO worries

Malware, regulatory compliance top CSO worries

Worms, viruses, and Trojan horses, together with the pressure of regulatory compliance are the top concerns for a group of CSOs surveyed in New York Tuesday.
Dec 8 2004 5:46PM

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