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Perspectives from today's enterprise executives in the era of digitization
Cultivating Security Leadership
Stephen Schmidt, Chief Information Security Officer, AWS
The role of CISOs is to help guide the board and their peer C-suite leaders as they proactively protect their brands and customers. Today, security demands a new focus on software, and technology leaders have to be deeply involved in software development and investments. At the same time, security teams also require different skills and mindsets to succeed in new domains. AWS CISO Stephen Schmidt shares three behaviors of security leaders that recognize that security leadership is a collective pursuit.