Reblog. Original (Nexor.com)
A CISO – Chief Information Security Officer – at an SME is responsible for security operations, securing the business, its technology, and its initiatives, and leading the business’s information security strategy. A CISO must liaise with different areas of the business including IT, HR, and C-level executives to ensure that their objectives are achieved.
There is no such thing as a typical day in the life of a CISO, but some activities are more common than others. The following breakdown gives you an idea of what to expect from a CISO, though each day will look very different.