PRIVACY & SECURITY FORUM: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA - December 5 - 7, 2016
Clyde Hewitt is vice president of security strategy at CynergisTek. He brings over thirty years of executive leadership experience in cybersecurity to CynergisTek, where his many responsibilities include being senior security advisor and executive, thought leader and developer of strategic direction for security services, nationwide business development lead for security services, and contributor to CynergisTek’s industry outreach. Hewitt served in in various senior IT positions for the United States Air Force, and later moved into the private sector in various information security management roles. Most recently, he and was the vice president & chief security officer for Allscripts Healthcare.
Risk analysis is the first step to secure patient data and improve security. Often remediating vulnerabilities is a challenge because it typically requires significant resources. Overcoming it requires aligning security with the rest of the business. This session will describe how infosec leaders can collaborate across the enterprise to improve the program and meet business goals.