6 Security Predictions CISOs Need to Know

CJ Moses, AWS CISO, delivers his predictions and advice to security leaders for 2023 and beyond

In this ebook, AWS Chief Security Officer CJ Moses shares his thoughts on the future of cloud security, including six key predictions he’s using to shape his security strategy for 2023. While planning for any eventuality is no easy task, CJ’s predictions can help security leaders gain new perspective.

  • AI-driven security automation will augment human-level intelligence, empowering security engineers to new levels of speed and precision.
  • Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) will evolve to seamlessly blend impregnable security with simple, non-intrusive user experiences.
  • Diverse hiring practices will bring new perspectives to the security industry, enabling stronger defense while closing the security talent gap.
  • Quantum computing will usher in a new era of quantum-safe security and cryptography.
Download the ebook to dive deeper into these and other predictions and take the next step in planning your security strategy for 2023 and beyond.

“We are just scratching the surface of AI/ML in cloud security. With the exponential growth of the cloud, security needs will grow equally quickly, fueling the need for automation and intelligence-driven security."

CJ Moses, Chief Information Security Officer, AWS

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CJ Moses

CJ Moses
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at AWS

CJ Moses is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at AWS. In his role, CJ leads product design and security engineering for AWS. His mission is to deliver the economic and security benefits of cloud computing to business and government customers. Prior to joining Amazon in 2007, CJ led the technical analysis of computer and network intrusion efforts at the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation Cyber Division. CJ also served as a Special Agent with the U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI). CJ led several computer intrusion investigations seen as foundational to the information security industry today.

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