Am I doing it right? An introspective look at "why it's like this"
May, 2020, Mike Weber, Vice President, Coalfire Labs
Cybersecurity, as a practice within organizations, has existed for decades. Larger (or government) organizations have had dedicated cybersecurity functions in place since at least the ‘90s. By the early 2000s, organizations were appointing CISOs, and by the end of that decade over 85% of large organizations had a CISO, and by 2017, over 85% of ALL organizations have appointed a CISO.
What to Expect When You are Expecting… Your CISO to Leave
May, 2020, Kurt Manske, Director, Cyber Risk Advisory, Coalfire
“The CISO is leaving the company. What are the next steps?”
No executive likes to hear that a key member of the business is leaving the organization. Turnover among key business leaders isn’t unusual, but as a factual matter, CISO average tenure is relatively short – approximately 24 to 48 months.