Management Consultant and Information Assurance Trainer
Murray is a management consultant and trainer in information assurance, specializing in policy, governance and applications. He is a Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP) and chairman of the Governance and Professional Practices committees of (ISC)², the certifying body. He has more than 50 years of experience in information technology and more than 40 years in security. During more than 25 years with IBM, his management responsibilities included development of access control programs, advising IBM customers on security and the articulation of the IBM security product plan. He is the author of the IBM publication "Information System Security Controls and Procedures." He has been recognized as a founder of the systems audit field and by Information Security Magazine as a Pioneer in Computer Security. In 1999, he was elected a Distinguished Fellow of the Information System Security Association. In 2007, he received the Harold F. Tipton Award in recognition of his lifetime achievement and contribution.