Closing the Risk Management Maturity Gap
Tighten Your Risk Management Program with the Right Technology
Date/Time: May 12, 2022 @ 11 AM PT/2 PM ET
New research shows that more than half of organizations believe they are inadequately protected against third-party sensitive content communication security and compliance risks. The reasons for this may include inadequate encryption, a lack of governance controls to measure third-party risk, and inaccurate compliance reports. Learn how the right technologies can help organizations quicky address an under-functioning risk management program
- Strategies to identify maturity gaps in your risk management program
- Actionable recommendations to close the maturity gaps
- Technology options for monitoring and tracking governance controls
Derek Morris Virtual Chief Information Security Officer @ Wolf & Company
Laureen Smith VP CISO Street/Kiteworks
Derek Morris is a Senior Manager in Wolf’s Advisory Group, where he provides Virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) services to clients. He has over 25 years of experience in information technology (IT), security, and infrastructure across numerous industries including banking, manufacturing, retail, and Software as a Service (SaaS). Prior to joining Wolf, he was a Senior Security Consultant for an IT audit and compliance firm, where he provided vCISO, System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 Readiness, Payment Card Industry (PCI) Report on Compliance, and cybersecurity assessment services to clients. He holds numerous industry certifications including CISSP, CISM, CISA, CDPSE, PCI-QSA, CCSFP, CCNA, and MCSA. Derek has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Systems from Bryant University with a minor in Applied Statistics. Client industries include Banking and Credit Unions, Healthcare, Tech/SAAS, Manufacturing and Retail and others.
Laureen Smith is the Vice President of Global Strategic Partnerships at Kiteworks, the leading cybersecurity company that protects privacy and ensures compliance of a company’s sensitive and mission-critical content. Laureen brings over twenty years of experience in technology and information systems, with a more recent focus in cybersecurity. As a veteran executive in the industry, she has led relationship marketing, brand development, thought leadership, enterprise and channel sales, go to market and brand strategy, product management, and has consulted in many industry segments, including Government, Legal, Finance, Healthcare, Pharma, Biotech, and Manufacturing.
Laureen is the creator, co-founder and publisher of CISO Street, an online thought leadership community for cybersecurity leaders. She is also a speaker, moderator, and content creator for the site. In addition, Laureen manages the strategic advisory board for Kiteworks. Board members include Chief Security Officers, Chief Information Security Officers, Chief Compliance Officers, and Chief Privacy Officers of Fortune 500 companies.