IoT Security Guy

Rob Black, CISSP, is the “IoT Security Guy.” He is the Founder and Managing Principal of Fractional CISO. Besides IoT and cybersecurity, Rob has extensive web services and cloud solutions experience. He has held product and corporate security leadership positions at PTC ThingWorx, Axeda and RSA Security. Rob received his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He holds two Bachelor of Science degrees from Washington University in St. Louis. One is in Computer Science and the other is System Science and Engineering. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Rob is the inventor of three security patents. He speaks at conferences and blogs about IoT security.

Rob consults, speaks, and writes on IoT security.

Interested in having the IoT Security Guy speak at your event?
Contact him at [email protected].

Topics the IoT Security Guy covers:

  • IoT attacks
  • IoT cybersecurity standards
  • IoT Identity and Access Management
  • IoT security architectures
  • IoT security market overview

Follow him on twitter @IoTSecurityGuy.


Select Past Speaking Events

LiveWorx: One Cybersecurity Standard to Rule Them All

Boston Cloud Security Alliance: Quantitative Cybersecurity Risk Assessment

One Cybersecurity Standard to Rule Them All

The 5 Crazy Mistakes Administrators Make with IoT System Credentials

Crush Common Cybersecurity Threats with Privileged Access Management

Everything You Need to Know About IoT Safety, Security, and Blockchain: Myths, Tips, and Trends To Consider

Off the drawing board: can IoT security standards work?

August MeetUp: Building Defensible IoT Security Architecture

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