From Physics to Cybersecurity: An Interview with RH-ISAC Board Member, Scott Howitt

We recently interviewed RH-ISAC Board Member, Scott Howitt about his involvement with the RH-ISAC and his thoughts for its future. After several retail breaches of 2014, he knew he wanted to be part of the solution to safeguard organizations and their customers. He sees opportunities to use new technologies to better secure organizations.   RH-ISAC:…

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Putting Out Fires on Multiple Fronts

If there’s a fire to put out in the Charlottesville, VA, area, you’ll probably find Alex Belgard there – whether it’s an actual fire or the cyber kind. As team lead of network and security for Crutchfield Corporation, Alex leads the security team for the privately held, online retailer that specializes in a wide range of…

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An Interview with RH-ISAC Board Director: Ken Athanasiou

We recently interviewed RH-ISAC Board Director, Ken Athanasiou, Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer, AutoNation, Inc., about his involvement with the RH-ISAC and his thoughts for its future. He feels that cooperation and communication are vital if retailers are to be successful in combatting organized crime and nation-state actors. RH-ISAC: Can you tell us a bit…

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An Interview with RH-ISAC Board Chair, Colin Anderson

We recently interviewed new RH-ISAC Board Chair, Colin Anderson about his involvement with the RH-ISAC and his thoughts for its future. He sees opportunities to help members implement effective controls to manage their respective cybersecurity risks.   RH-ISAC: Can you tell us a bit about your background? Anderson: After spending my early years in the…

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RH-ISAC Interviews: Members of Target’s Information Security Team

“Cyber security shouldn’t be considered a competitive advantage, but a collaborative effort,” writes Rich Agostino, CISO, Target—and speaker at the 2018 Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit. As part of our series from speakers and sponsors of this year’s Summit, we recently asked members of the Information Security Team from Target to respond to a few questions about retail…

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