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A new standard for security leadership

How and why the Chief Information Security Officer role is evolving

The evolving role of the Chief Information
Security Officer

David Jarvis, along with key IBM security leaders, outlines the driving forces behind the changing CISO role.

How can security leaders help achieve business objectives?

Am I doing enough to protect our enterprise?

How can I measure success?

These questions come up time and time again for Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) and other security leaders. Just as technology constantly evolves and threats shift, the needs of the business change with regards to security and risk. Security leaders have to constantly reassess, adjust, and improve their skills. Those with the right combination of business practices, technology maturity and measurement capabilities are evolving into more versatile security leaders.