John McLeod

John McLeod

CISO  |  AlienVault

John is the CISO at AlienVault, responsible for cyber security in the enterprise and our products. John is a former Air Force Special Agent with over 20 years of experience in information security including but not limited to criminal, counter-intelligence, fraud and computer crime investigations. Prior to joining Alienvault, he served as the Director of Information security for National Oilwell Varco. His experience includes management roles for Halliburton, Mandiant, Guidance Software, and Mantech International. The US Intelligence community recognized him for his work in steganography. As a consultant, he responded to some of the highly publicized cyber-attacks, including: Moonlight Maze, Titian Rain, Night Dragon, TJX and Operation Aurora. He holds a B.S. in Information Systems Management from the University of Maryland University College, and M.S. in Network Security from Capitol College in Maryland. Additionally, he is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Posts by John McLeod

You are Doing Cloud Vendor Assessments Wrong

Jul 25, 2018   |   John McLeod

USM Anywhere is GDPR Ready

May 30, 2018   |   John McLeod

A CISO Perspective on GDPR

May 23, 2018   |   John McLeod

AlienVault USM Anywhere ISMS is Now Certified to ISO 27001:2013

Mar 6, 2018   |   John McLeod

AlienVault Achieves Compliance for PCI DSS, HIPAA, SOC 2

Sep 19, 2017   |   John McLeod

CISO Perspective on RSA 2017 - Top 10 Takeaways

Mar 3, 2017   |   John McLeod

Training for the Breach

Feb 6, 2017   |   John McLeod