The New New Internet has learned Melissa Hathaway, president of Hathaway Global Strategies and the former acting senior director for cyberspace within the National Security Council, will join Cisco as a senior adviser to the security team.
Hathaway previously led the 60-Day Cyberspace Policy review for the Obama administration.
On Thursday, February 4 at 2 p.m. PST, Cisco will introduce Hathaway in a broadcast via the Internet. It can be accessed here. During the webcast, Hathaway will discuss public-private collaboration. Additionally, it will cover Cisco’s role in cybersecurity, advanced security technology and current threat trends.
In December, Hathaway authored a white paper on the five myths about cybersecurity that was published here.