Fresh from Austin, here are the top headlines from (ISC)2's 2017 Security Congress:
- Let's talk about risk, baby. That's the language c-level executives and board members want to hear from the security team. Keynote speaker and Deputy Assistant Director of the FBI, Donald Freese, spoke about a non-emotional approach to security.
- CSO Online quotes Dylan Thomas, who was probably talking about cybersecurity practitioners when he said "Do not go gently into that good night."
- Garfield loves lasagna and hates cyberbullying.
- Infosecurity Magazine was with us in Austin and spoke to the CISO of the state of Missouri, Michael Roling, CIO of the Truth Initiativev, Derrick Butts, and CISO of the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services, Steven Hernandez.
- Ransomware – Tales from the Front Lines, a session at Security Congress, had some truly scary stories to share.
- It's time to stop portraying cyber as a grumpy, paranoid man! That at more insights from the Women in Security panel.