Ep. 87: What is the Biggest Problem in Cyber Security Right Now

June 10, 2019
Hosted by George Rettas

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CNBC Cyber Security Reporter and author of the new book, "Kingdom of Lies", Kate Fazzini joins TF7 Radio once again to talk with Host George Rettas about the biggest problems facing corporate Cyber Security teams today. Fazzini also provided her opinion on why government agencies are struggling with Cyber Security, how we need to better train our workforce to defend against Cyber Security attacks, and what are some of the biggest mistakes Cyber Security companies make with their marketing efforts. Fazzini lets the audience know what inspired her to write her new book, whether or not Cyber Security conferences are still a valuable training tool, and what we should do to attract more women into the Cyber Security workforce. All this and much, much more on Episode #87 of Task Force 7 Radio.

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George Rettas

George Rettas

George Rettas is one of the most well-known cyber security professionals in the world with extensive experience practicing cyber security in both the public and private sectors, Mr. Rettas is a serial entrepreneur, serving as the CEO and President of Task Force 7 Radio, LLC, and Task Force 7 Technologies, Inc. a company focusing on building the world’s first and only Professional Cyber Security Social Network. Mr. Rettas is also the President and CEO of Code X Entertainment, LLC, a company focused on producing television, movies, literary, digital, and merchandising products.

Mr. Rettas has worked for 12 years as a Managing Director and Partner in some of the world’s largest financial institutions holding executive management positions in cyber security operations, administration, and program management functions. He created the first Cyber Security Intelligence function in the financial services sector and detected some of the most prolific breaches in recent history, including Target breach and the JPMorgan Chase breach.

Mr. Rettas also served as a former Special Agent with the United States Secret Service, where he was the co-founder of the Newark Field Office Electronic Crimes Task Force. He is the author of the first Title III Wire Tap on an internet-facing computer network in United States history and he worked what is considered the most prolific criminal investigation in the history of the Secret Service in “Operation Firewall."

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Episode Directory

June 2019

  • 6/24/2019: Ep: 89: Attracting Women to STEAM Fields Listen Now
  • 6/20/2019: Encore: Reaching Out to the Cyber Security Generation Listen Now
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