Meet the Man Who Keeps Microsoft Safe and Secure

September 27, 2011
FedCyber Wire, Personnel
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As the chief security officer for Microsoft, Mike Howard has more than a passing interest in the things he sees on the nightly news. Whether it’s an uprising in the Middle East, the ongoing threat of terrorism or a natural disaster somewhere in the world, the former CIA officer is prepared for the impact various events could have on his company and its employees.

“Cybersecurity is a big issue on everyone’s mind as we’ve become more globalized as a society and businesses have expanded their footprints and everything is digital,” Howard said. “But, traditional security issues of theft, violence against employees, terrorism and natural disasters are all still paramount in terms of being the big security challenges for businesses.”

via Business News Daily, continued here.