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Jun 182018

Entrepreneur Summit 2018

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Apr 52018

PointBank Business Breakfast

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Kim Ross

Mar 62018

How Healthcare & Retail Initiatives Impact Security and Compliance

Kurt Hagerman, Chief Information Security Officer, Armor Gerry Miller, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Cloudticity Today’s healthcare industry is filled with innovative products, procedures and services designed to meet the triple aim of providing a better patient experience, higher quality of care and lower costs. Coincidentally, the same could likely be said about the retail […]

Apr 252017

Facing The Shadow Brokers (TSB) Exploit Dump – Best practices to help protect IT infrastructure

Christmas has come early for hackers around the world as they pour through the treasure trove of previously unseen exploits released by The Shadow Brokers (TSB). The tools were reportedly developed and utilized by the National Security Agency and are currently permeating underground criminal online forums. While the hackers are working to reverse engineer and […]

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Guest authors comprise of Armor's strategic partners, technology partners, clients and experts in the cybersecurity industry.

Mar 82016

White Hat, Black Hat, Red Team, Blue Team

U.S. Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook announced on Mar. 3 a pilot program inviting white hat hackers to attempt to penetrate the cyber defense of one of the most guarded government facilities in the U.S.: the Pentagon. While it seems the U.S. Department of Defense’s intentions are in the right place, the fact that all […]

Apr 12014

Mythbusting the Healthcare Cloud: Why the Cloud Really is Secure

| Chief Information Security Officer

We’re years into the rise of the cloud, yet one persistent myth continues to linger – the idea that the cloud is not secure. This myth is so entrenched that healthcare organizations often name it as their primary reason for not embracing cloud. But is it true? In a word, no. Securing the cloud is […]

Kurt Hagerman

Chief Information Security Officer

Kurt Hagerman has over twenty-five years in the field of information technology, including over 6 years as Chief Information Security Officer at Armor. He is responsible for the governance, risk and compliance side of the security mission for customer facing products. He regularly consults with Armor prospects and customers on PCI, HIPAA and financial services regulations and helps them understand how these regulations impact their business and how Armor can help them meet their regulatory responsibilities. Kurt regularly speaks and writes on information security topics in the payments and health care spaces as well as on cloud security. He holds CISA and CISSP certifications and is an active participant with local chapters of ISACA, CSA and ISSA.

Prior to joining Armor, he was a Managing Director and national PCI Practice Director for Coalfire Systems, Inc., a leading IT Security GRC company. Kurt has conducted hundreds of security reviews and audits across a number of industries including the payment space, healthcare, financial services and higher education. During his twenty-five plus years in the field of information technology, he has held a wide number of positions encompassing many IT and security disciplines including: network engineering; systems engineering; security engineering; and IT/Security auditing and compliance.