Robert Albach

IoT Security Portfolio Manager

Robert Albach is the Sr. Product Line Manager – IoT Security for Cisco Systems, Inc.

Mr. Albach is responsible for industrial security planning within the security portfolio. He joined Cisco in 2010 when he defined and delivered three network security solutions with the most recent – Cisco’s first Industrial Security Appliance. Prior to his Cisco tenure, he guided the IPS Management solutions and low end IPS solutions for Intrusion Prevention pioneer TippingPoint. Outside of network security, Mr. Albach has lead product management efforts in the application management space at IBM/Tivoli; BMC; and Quest Software.

My Sessions

Weakness at the Boundaries – Organization, Skills, and Technology Challenges for Industrial Security

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Industrial systems, on the whole, are rarely homogenous. They are comprised of traditional OT components, IT technologies, and from a broad view are expanding outward further away from their inception points. As a result, vulnerabilities associated with those systems are developing, not just regarding CVEs but in terms of organizational responsibilities, the skills associated with […]

Risk Management Secure Design & Dev