The rise of the CSO

The large number of high-profile data breaches is forcing retail organizations to rethink everything from security to monitoring to the types of positions inside a company. There has been much discussion about retailers' need for a chief security officer, and more to the point, why many haven't had someone in this role.

FierceRetailIT's sister publication FierceCIO spoke to Dr. Eric Cole, a SANS Institute faculty fellow and head of SAN's Cyber Defense Foundations program, about the rise of the CSO, Target and the need for change. Story