Profile of W. Hord Tipton
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W. Hord Tipton, CISSP-ISSEP, CAP, CISA, CNSS, is currently the executive director for (ISC)2, the not-for-profit global leader in information security education and certification. Tipton previously served as chief information officer for the U.S. Department of the Interior for over five years. Mr. Tipton can be reached at [email protected].
Articles by W. Hord Tipton
Cyber security sometimes turns up as a campaign issue, but effective legislation has stalled. It's time for a rational approach to regaining trust in our digital world.
Highly technical and high-level strategic education must come together to achieve cyber security goals.
Federal cyber security programs need access to fresh talent. They can boost the quality of that talent by bolstering cyber security training in colleges and universities.
Struggling to find scarce IT security talent? Make sure your hiring managers understand the certifications and match candidates for skills fit -- not just credentials.
Government officials have recognized the importance of investing in human capital, not just technology, to confront cybersecurity crises.
Can our governments really afford to fall further behind in IT security competence? Recruiting isnít enough.