S08E06 - Hacking Leadership: Unlocking Cybersecurity Secrets with CISO Trey Ford

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Robert "RSnake" Hansen   Mar 18th, 2024


In this revealing episode, join me as I explore the intricate world of information security with Trey Ford, a luminary in the cybersecurity field. From his early days as a consultant and auditor to steering the helm at the renowned Blackhat security conference, Trey's journey is nothing short of extraordinary. We delve deep into the essence of what it takes to be a formidable Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), discussing the pivotal roles and responsibilities through Trey's experienced lens, gleaned from his tenure with numerous high-profile entities in a private equity firm setting.

Trey shares invaluable insights into the dynamics of managing vulnerability, the art of incident response, and the critical attributes that define a successful CISO. Beyond the cyber realm, Trey opens up about his personal adventures in aviation, providing a unique glimpse into his life as a pilot. Whether you're a cybersecurity enthusiast, aspiring CISO, or simply intrigued by the blend of technology and leadership, this conversation with Trey Ford promises to enlighten, inspire, and captivate. Strap in for a deep dive into the world of cybersecurity, leadership, and the skies beyond with Trey Ford.