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Leading with empathy and transparency: Brent Deterding, CISO of Afni

Feb 12, 2024
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Brent Deterding, CISO of Afni, knows focusing on empathy yields benefits for his personal, and professional life.  Whether raising foster children, meeting with vendors, or analyzing cyber attacks, his policy of treating others with dignity opens new doors and creates opportunities. Learn how being transparent in conversations helps him avoid costly mistakes, discover solutions, and maximize discussions.

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The CISO's Gambit podcast is a pragmatic cyber risk dialogue between cyber security leaders from leading organizations, like Zscaler. Topics span technical and non-technical aspects of cyber risk, cybersecurity, privacy, transformational change management, and the evolving role of the CISO as a thought leader and change agent. The podcast covers current risks, what's on horizon, and how CISOs can help deliver business value that lowers risks, flattens the total cost of controls, and reduces security friction on user experience and business velocity. You can subscribe to the podcast feed on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.