Over the past 20 years, Lysa Myers has become a highly recognized information security expert, educating people at all levels of experience on how to improve security. She was featured in the book, “Women Know Cyber: 100 Fascinating Females Fighting Cybercrime,” written by Steve Morgan and Di Freeze of Cybersecurity Ventures.
Most recently, Lysa was a security researcher with security vendor ESET. She enjoys educating people about security issues in a light-hearted, honest and approachable way through talking with the media and writing articles.
Lysa is also dedicated to improving diversity within the technology industry as a way to help make secure devices and services that are useful for a larger segment of the population.
Look Left’s Davida Dinerman spoke with Lysa about the cyber security industry, her career and the mini farm and food forest Lysa operates with her spouse.
- 01:43 - Lysa’s early introduction to technology.
- 06:14 - Managing career changes.
- 10:03 - Thoughts on the amount of data sharing in the cyber security industry.
- 14:02 - Increasing diversity in cyber security.
- 19:51 - Advice on public speaking.
- 24:38 - Switching to remote work resulted in a huge productivity leap.
- 27:45 - Boosting marketing by identifying an organization’s secret sauce .