Three Persistent Challenges for CISOs (Security Intelligence)


The challenges for CISOs in today’s business climate likewise require a disparate set of skills. For those aspiring to attain — or remain in — the holy grail of an information security leadership position, they and their teams must make some important changes in three specific dimensions:

CISOs and their teams must embody two distinct roles: subject matter experts in the technical aspects of cybersecurity and trusted advisers in making recommendations about security-related risks.