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EITL Peer Forum Debrief: Best Practices in Communicating Metrics and Threats to the Board (Nov-13 NA)

Published: 06 December 2013

ID: G00259539

Analyst(s): Grace Gair, Christopher Dixon


Members met to discuss issues and share solutions to some of their most pressing challenges, including security metrics, cloud security and reporting to the board of directors. Security and risk managers can use this research to understand their peers' perspectives and ideas.

Table Of Contents


  • Interactive Research Session: What Do Good Security Metrics Look Like?
  • Member Presentations: Security Metrics Report
    • Biotechnology Company
    • Health Services Company
  • Analyst Presentation: The Current State of Cloud Insecurity
  • Member Presentation: Reporting to the Board of Directors
  • Member Presentation: Best Practices in Working With Your CIO
  • Keynote Presentation: Jeanette Horan, CIO of IBM
  • Keynote Presentation: Rick Holgate, CIO of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF)
  • Plenary Session
    • Overarching Themes
    • What Lessons Were Learned From the Rollout?
    • What Lessons Did ATF Learn From the Boston Marathon Bombing and West Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion?
    • What Are the Talent Management Issues at IBM?
    • Should the CISO Report to the CIO, the CRO or Someone Else?
    • What Does "BYOD Version 2.0" Look Like at IBM?
    • What Are the Public Sector's BYOD Challenges?
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