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Cyber Luminary Howard A. Schmidt Featured on Podcast

Howard A. Schmidt, pioneer in network, data and internet security is interviewed on’s podcast series.

Princeton, NJ, January 09, 2007 --( Howard A, Schmidt’s views on the state of information security in the financial industry are featured in a 30 minute podcast on

A former FBI agent/computer specialist, Schmidt is one of the world’s top information security luminaries who helped lead the escalating war against cybercrime. He is one of the most credible and influential names in information security, and was Microsoft’s CSO and later eBay’s CISO. He’s served as CyberSecurity Advisor to the White House. As co-author of two books on information security, his latest book, “Patrolling Cyberspace – Lessons Learned from a Lifetime in Data Security,” details his nearly 30 years spent on the bleeding edge of government and corporate information security.’s interview with Schmidt covers information security threats facing banks and credit unions, efforts to thwart international cybercrime, upcoming privacy regulations and enforcement, the use of encryption software, financial industry’s information sharing with government and more.

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Mike D'Agostino