The Changing Face of CISO Responsibilities
by Twinstate Technologies
"It used to be that CSOs were over-glorified IT security administrators, babysitting the firewalls, arguing with software vendors over botched antivirus signature updates and cleaning spyware off of infected laptops. True, that's still the role some CSOs find themselves in, but for the majority the responsibility has shifted to looking at the big picture and designing the program that balances acceptable risks against the unacceptable," wrote Bill Brenner in a piece titled: The New CISO: How the Role Has Changed in Five Years.
That was six years ago.