Gideon T. Rasmussen

Cybersecurity Program Design & Assessments

Specialties

Information Security Governance
Operational Risk Management
Privacy Data Protection
Information Security Assessment
Program Development
Regulatory Compliance
Application Security
Incident Response
Policy/Standards Development
Security Awareness Programs
Insider Threat Mitigation
Physical Security
Business Liaison
Six Sigma Project Management

CISSP, CRISC, CISA, CISM, CIPP, ITILv3, NSA-IAM

Information Security Governance

Leadership Profile

Gideon Rasmussen is a Cybersecurity Management Consultant with 20 years of experience in corporate and military organizations. Gideon has designed and led programs including Information Security (CISO), PCI - Payment Card Security, Third Party Risk Management, Application Security and Information Risk Management.

Gideon aligns with business management and considers how security initiatives can reduce risk and provide competitive advantage. Researches security vulnerability and compromise trends and develops strategies to combat emerging threats. Recognized as a change agent. Has proven problem solving, project management, and interpersonal skills. Effects cultural change through awareness programs and security advocacy.

Gideon is currently employed as a Consulting Principal. Past positions include Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), CISO Advisor, SVP Risk Control Officer, SVP eCommerce Security by Design, SVP Program Architecture and Initiations, PCI Compliance Manager, Information Security Officer, Director of Technical Operations and Infrastructure Security Manager.

Gideon has authored over 30 information security articles. He is a veteran of the United States Air Force, a graduate of the FBI Citizens Academy and a recipient of the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award. Gideon has also completed the Bataan Memorial Death March (4 occurrences).