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Dr. Chris Pierson, Founder & CEO, Binary Sun Cyber Risk Advisors
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Dr. Chris Pierson is the founder & CEO of Binary Sun Cyber Risk Advisors. He is a globally recognized cybersecurity expert and entrepreneur who holds several cybersecurity patents. He serves on the Department of Homeland Security's Data Privacy & Integrity Advisory Committee and Cybersecurity Subcommittee, and is a Distinguished Fellow of the Ponemon Institute. Previously, Chris was a founding executive of FinTech payments company Viewpost, serving as their CSO and General Counsel, the first Chief Privacy Officer, SVP for the Royal Bank of Scotland's (RBS) U.S. banking operations, and a corporate attorney for Lewis and Roca where he established its Cyber Security Practice. Chris is a sought after keynote speaker on cybersecurity and privacy, board advisor for startups, and is frequently quoted by the media.

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US Turning Up the Heat on North Korea's Cyber Threat Operations
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer,  9/16/2019
MITRE Releases 2019 List of Top 25 Software Weaknesses
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  9/17/2019
7 Ways VPNs Can Turn from Ally to Threat
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading,  9/21/2019
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