This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Robert Beggs, International Security Authority, Board Member Sector Advisory Council, President DigitalDefence.
Robert provided his insights for the April edition of YouShapeIT.
This week, Stephen Ibaraki has an exclusive interview with Robert Beggs.
Robert Beggs is the President of DigitalDefence, a company specializing in responding to security and privacy breaches.
Robert has been responsible for the technical leadership and project management of more than 300 consulting engagements, including policy development and review, standards compliance, attack and penetration testing of wired and wireless networks, third party security assessments, incident response, and forensic investigations of hacker activities and insider misuse and fraud. His clients are from the banking, insurance, brokerage, and mortgage industries, as well as several small and medium enterprises.
Previously, he has provided security services for the RBC Financial Group and Netigy, a global network and security infrastructure firm based in San Jose. He has also worked for Nortel Networks in the Systems Engineering group as a specialist responsible for developing new IP-based services for global telecommunications clients. He holds an MBA in Science and Technology from Queen’s University, and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional and a Certified Information Systems Auditor.
To listen to the interview, click on this MP3 file link