Posts By Author: Matt Soderlund



About the Author

Matt Soderlund, director of strategy and planning for Unisys Security Solutions, is a seasoned security leader with a cybersecurity career spanning the last 13 years. In this role, Matt is responsible for Unisys Security Solutions portfolio development, as well as the management of Unisys strategic security ecosystem partners.



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TrustCheck: Challenging Assumptions in Cyber Risk Management

July 27th, 2018

When I was 12 years old, my dad told me, “Never assume, it makes an ass out of u and me.” I don’t recall the context of the discussion, but I do remember responding appropriately with a groan. As I got older, I realized that assumptions are a necessary part of decision-making. But it’s also wise to challenge those assumptions—any time I start to question mine, I think back to that #DadJoke. Cyber risk management is heavily dependent on assumptions. As security leaders, we rely on heat maps, vulnerability counts and patches.... read more.

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