Hayden joins Securicon

Ernie Hayden,CISSP CEH, moves from Verizon to Executive Consultant with Securicon

Ernie Hayden, CISSP CEH, has joined Securicon as an Executive Consultant. Hayden is an author, speaker and consultant with extensive experience in the power utility industry, critical infrastructure protection/information security domain, industrial controls security, cybercrime and cyberwarfare areas. His primary focus is on supporting projects regarding industrial controls security, smart grid security, energy supply security, and oil/gas/electric grid security with special expertise on industrial controls.  

Most recently Ernie was a Global Managing Principal at Verizon.  During his tenure at Verizon, Ernie had been a member of NERC Smart Grid Task Force where he was the primary author of the security chapter.  He has been a member of the NIST Smart Grid Cybersecurity Working Group and was a key facilitator for the GridWise Alliance Post-Sandy Lessons Learned conference and report.  

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