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Qualys Establishes CSO Advisory Board
Industry Security Leaders Bring Qualys Real-World Expertise in Forging Security Policies and Implementing Security Best Practices
"The role of the CSO is becoming more complex and involved in business requirements. Not only are these executives handling technology issues, but they are also managing the complicated business issues surrounding their organizations security, from the latest regulations to security spending challenges," said Howard Schmidt, CISO of eBay and chairman of the Qualys CSO Advisory Board. "Qualys is taking a significant step in understanding the business needs of their customers, so that together, they can address the growing concerns that face today's CSOs."
The advisory board will be comprised of CSOs from leading global organizations including:
- Howard Schmidt, CISO, eBay
- Dennis Devlin, CSO, The Thomson Corporation
- Stephen Hansen, ISO, Google
- Lisa (LJ) Johnson, Global Information Security Manager, Nike
- Daniel Klinger, Information Security Executive, Hershey Foods
- Dr. John Meakin, Group Head of Information Security, Standard Chartered Bank
- Paul Simmonds, Director of Global Information Security, ICI Plc.
About QualysWith more than 2,000 subscribers ranging from small businesses to multinational corporations, Qualys has become the leader in on demand vulnerability management and policy compliance. The company allows security managers to strengthen the security of their networks effectively, conduct automated security audits and ensure compliance with internal policies and external regulations. Qualys' on demand technology offers customers significant economic advantages, requiring no capital outlay or infrastructure to deploy and manage. Its distributed scanning capabilities and unprecedented scalability make it ideal for large, distributed organisations. Hundreds of large companies have deployed Qualys on a global scale, including AXA, DuPont, Hershey Foods, ICI Ltd, Novartis, Sodexho, Standard Chartered Bank and many others. Qualys is headquartered in Redwood City, California, with European offices in France, Germany and the U.K., and Asian representatives in Japan, Singapore, Australia, Korea and the Republic of China. For more information, please visit www.qualys.com.
CSO Advisory Board Bioshttp://www.qualys.com/company/csoboard
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