The CISO Role Undergoes a Major Evolution

In the wake of the significant security breach that targeted SolarWinds, the role of the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) has been under immense scrutiny and has undergone major transformations. SolarWinds, an IT management software provider, faced a sophisticated cyber attack in 2020 that exposed vulnerabilities within its infrastructure and related customer systems. This breach highlighted the need for CISOs to evolve beyond day-to-day compliance and proactively guard against potential security threats.

Published: Thu, 25 Jan 2024 15:00:00 GMT