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Robin Basham


Robin Basham recently lead the Cloud Security Alliance CCM 4 to NIST 800-53 R5 Working Group. This effort began as a proposed commitment in April, involving the collaboration of some of our biggest and most well respected East Bay Enterprises. Leveraging the talent of 20 volunteers and mappings as designed in three major companies, the CCM WG produced a refined mapping that will release in JSON format and hopefully brings much-needed clarity to the cloud security and compliance community.

Owner EnterpriseGRC Solutions, President, ISC2 East Bay, Certified Information Systems Security (CISSP), Audit (CISA), Governance (CGEIT) and Risk (CRISC), ICT GRC expert and early adopter in both certifying and offering certification programs for Cloud Security and Virtualization (CRP, VRP), with industry experience in the management of systems, controls and data for SaaS (IaaS and PaaS), Finance, Healthcare, Banking, Education, Defense, and High Tech. Positions held include Technology Officer at State Street Bank, Leading Process Engineering for a major New England CLEC, Sr. Director Enterprise Technology for multiple advisory firms, founding, engineering product and running two governance software companies, past Director Enterprise Compliance for a major player in the mortgage industry, Ellie Mae. Recently full time at Cisco, Sr. Unified Compliance and ISMS Program Manager, Robin currently provides research and training content to major cybersecurity vendors, leads LSHC in support of three MDM clients as well as donates substantial time to supporting social platform security to further social democracy. Robin contributed a mapping refresh for NIST 171/172 to Dr. Ron Ross and Victoria Yan Pillitteri FISMA team and lead the CCM v4.2 to NIST 800-53r5 working group. She is also a past board member of the ISACA SV Chapter. As a lifetime achievement, Robin has convinced over 500 people to stand up and speak on topics involving security and technology.

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