At Black Hat in Las Vegas last week, Trend Micro’s Kevin Simzer spoke about the global, dire need for cybersecurity talent. The number of open jobs in cybersecurity continues to increase dramatically. A report from Cisco stated that there were over one million unfilled positions globally in 2016. Symantec’s CEO said the shortfall will rise…Read More
William "Bill" Malik
CISA VP Infrastructure Strategies
- William J. Malik, CISA VP Infrastructure Strategies, Trend Micro Bill helps clients, prospects, partners, and colleagues achieve an effective information security posture spanning endpoints, networks, servers, cloud, and the Internet of Things. This involves technology, policy, and procedures, and impacts acquisition/development through deployment, operations, maintenance, and replacement or retirement. During his four-decade IT career, Bill has worked as an application programmer with the John Hancock Insurance company; an OS developer, tester, and planner with IBM; a research director and manager at Gartner for the Information Security, Software Management Strategies, and Application Integration and Middleware services, and served as CTO of Waveset, an identity management vendor acquired by Sun. He ran his own consulting business providing information security, disaster recovery, identity management, and enterprise solution architecture services for clients including Motorola, AIG, and Silver Lake Partners. Bill has over 160 publications and has spoken at numerous events worldwide. Bill attended MIT, majoring in Mathematics. He is a member of CT InfraGard and ISACA. Bill joined Trend Micro in July 2017.
Organizations manage risk in three ways: they accept it, they take out insurance against it, or they take active measures to diminish its potential impact. These active measures commonly include deploying or enhancing (or removing) technology, updating policies and procedures, instituting training and awareness programs, revising their third-party agreements, and in some cases, modifying their…Read More