Read why Neal Creighton says that it is time for the CISOs to be inducted on boards of companies on Infosec Magazine :
I thought that by now, the CISO would sit beside the CFO and CEO at the boardroom table. Like the CFO, the CISO is a valued strategic contributor who plays a critical role in the company’s success, and is equally involved in day-to-day business decisions. Is it finally time? The security industry has advocated for a seat at the executive table for at least the last decade. For all our talk, however, we haven’t made much progress. A CISO in the board room is still an odd occurrence. If we’re going to change that, CISOs need to change the way they think and interact with the business. They only have to look so far as the CFO to see how it’s done.
Read his full article here.