Leadership & Executive Communication , Training & Security Leadership

Creating Cultural Change With the Right Security Context

Nastassja Finnegan, CSO of First National Bank South Africa, on Overcoming Resistance
Nastassja Finnegan, CSO, First National Bank South Africa

Nastassja Finnegan, CSO of First National Bank South Africa, says that the key to creating a strong culture of security in an organization is providing the right security context - and failure to do so results in pushback.

In a video interview with Information Security Media Group as part of its RSA Conference 2021 coverage, Finnegan discusses:

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  • Why organizations often resist security controls;
  • Why providing the right security context is key to overcoming barriers;
  • How to provide the right security context to IT and business and why the security leader plays a critical role.

Finnegan, CSO at First National Bank South Africa, has more than 10 years of experience in cyber and information security, risk management, strategy and management at a tactical and strategic board level. She provides the leadership and guidance needed to manage all risks to the security, integrity and availability of the bank's data, intellectual property and IT assets.

About the Author

Anna Delaney

Anna Delaney

Director, ISMG Productions

An experienced broadcast journalist, Delaney conducts interviews with senior cybersecurity leaders around the world. Previously, she was editor-in-chief of the website for The European Information Security Summit, or TEISS. Earlier, she worked at Levant TV and Resonance FM and served as a researcher at the BBC and ITV in their documentary and factual TV departments.

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