Stories by Ryan Francis

What CSOs should do on their first days

It used to be common for new chief security officers to come in with guns blazing. The security personality stereotype was a machismo type who wanted to be seen as the hero in saving the company’s network from all the villains trying to get in.

Ryan Francis | 14 Dec | Read more

Why bug bounty hunters love the thrill of the chase

Bounty hunters in the law enforcement field are often thought of as these long haired, wild men who will do whatever it takes to track down the person who has run afoul of the law. Bug bounty hunters perhaps have the same passion for tracking down code-based flaws, but you would be hard pressed to pick them out of a lineup.

Ryan Francis | 13 Nov | Read more