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Hosted by Kiersten Todt and Roger Cressey with Liberty Group Ventures, CyberCast on GovernmentCIO Media offers a different and thoughtful perspective on the cybersecurity issues facing industry and government today. Todt and Cressey's experience in the White House, on Capitol Hill, and with Fortune 100 companies and small businesses helps us to identify what’s important for improving our nation’s cybersecurity.

Episode 6: Grant Schneider, U.S. Chief Information Security Officer

November 12, 2018 | Grant Schneider, U.S. CISO, joined CyberCast podcast hosts Kiersten Todt and Roger Cressey. Schneider discussed the outsized role social media platforms can play, the government’s policies on offensive cyber capabilities, cyber tools, and the need for streamlined procurement processes. He also talked about how cloud needs to be considered a piece of critical infrastructure that must be protected since so many government agencies depend on the cloud for IT support.

Hosted by Kiersten Todt And Roger Cressey

Schneider discussed the need for streamlined procurement processes.
Karen Evans discusses government's coordination with industry on energy safety, and the role of DoE in responding to cyber and natural disasters
Ellen Nakashima from The Washington Post joins Todt and Cressey to discuss Russia’s activities in the mid-term elections among other topics.
Jim Miller, former undersecretary of defense for policy, sits down with Kiersten Todt and Roger Cressey to discuss Congress' role in delivering effective sanctions.
Dave McCurdy, President and CEO of the American Gas Association sits down with Todt and Cressey to discuss the role of Congress in bolstering cyber defenses.
Christopher Krebs, DHS Undersecretary for National Protection and Programs Directorate joins the show to talk with Todt and Cressey about his cybersecurity priorities, next week's DHS National Cybersecurity Summit, and a renewed focus on risk management.