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Meet Winn Schwartau, SAC’s Founder & CVO

Winn Schwartau is one of the world’s top experts on security, privacy, infowar, cyber-terrorism, and related topics. He is also the Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of The Security Awareness Company.

Winn is gifted at making highly technical security subjects understandable and entertaining. In addition to being called “The Civilian Architect of Information Warfare,” he is one of the country’s most sought after experts on information security, infrastructure protection, and electronic privacy. He has authored more than 12 security books and has been the recipient of a host of industry recognitions. In 2019, he was selected to the ISSA Hall of Fame.

We consider ourselves lucky to be led by such a renowned guy! Winn likes to get his hands dirty, so-to-speak, often getting directly involved with many of our clients’ projects. He writes much of the content used in our materials, all while traveling the world and sharing his decades of knowledge at conferences.

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Winn’s latest project is nearing completion, and is poised to change cybersecurity all over again. Can security be measured, and is the secret to the measurement to think in analogue?

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We invite you to visit Winn’s site to read his full biography, including a list of awards & recognition, testimonials, quotes, and his now famous timeline of predictions. Many of his books and writings are also available for free!

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