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Chief Cybersecurity Officer, Siemens USA
Member Since: 9/24/2020
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Kurt John is the Chief Cybersecurity Officer of Siemens USA, where he is responsible for the Cybersecurity strategy, governance and implementation for the company's largest market -- ~$23B in annual revenues. In this role, Kurt oversees the coordination of cybersecurity for Siemens' products, solutions, services, and infrastructure used to deliver value to Siemens USA's customers. Kurt is also a member of the Siemens Cybersecurity Board (CSB), where he works alongside colleagues to set strategy, address global challenges, and evaluate actions for opportunities in the area of Cybersecurity. Most recently, Kurt was part of a Siemens Leadership Development program, where he was responsible for cybersecurity assurance projects for the Americas.

Articles by Kurt John
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Inside the Ransomware Campaigns Targeting Exchange Servers
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  4/2/2021
Commentary
Beyond MITRE ATT&CK: The Case for a New Cyber Kill Chain
Rik Turner, Principal Analyst, Infrastructure Solutions, Omdia,  3/30/2021
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