Heather Adkins

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has assembled a review board that will be tasked with investigating major national cybersecurity incidents in an effort to “meaningfully improve” the nation’s cyber resilience.…

Homeland Security establishes the Cyber Safety Review Board to learn the mistakes from past cyber incidents

Security is one of the toughest things to get right; a hacker only needs to win once, but businesses have to get it right every single time. Not every company…

Where top VCs are investing in cybersecurity

If you’ve read anything of mine in the past year, you know just how complicated security can be. Every day it seems there’s a new security lapse, a breach, a…

6 tips founders need to know about securing their startup

Security is everything — more so than ever in startup land. But with the constant pressures to launch and scale, how do you build a secure startup from the ground…

How do you build a secure startup? Find out at TechCrunch Disrupt SF

Google’s Information Security Manager Heather Adkins has a pretty good track record. The company was last hacked in 2009, that’s why Adkins had some good advice for startups in the…

Google’s Heather Adkins thinks everybody is going to get hacked and you need to be ready

Today at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2017 Google’s Manager of Information Security Heather Adkins sat down for a fireside chat. Among the varying topics discussed, she spoke about what’s like to…

A Google security chief considers the NSA a state-sponsored threat