John Petrie is Chief Information Security Officer of NTT Security, responsible for information security strategy and security program management. Prior to NTT Security, Jon held senior information security and consulting roles at IBM, Harland Clarke Holdings Corp, and the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio.
A graduate of the Defense Intelligence College, he maintains ties to the intelligence community as a charter member of the Marine Corps Intelligence Association.
The opinions expressed in this blog are those of John Petrie and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.
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