Jeff Crume, Distinguished Engineer, CTO, IBM Security Americas
Jeff Crume is a Distinguished Engineer, Master Inventor and CTO for IBM Security Americas with 38 years’ experience in the IT industry. He has a PhD in Cybersecurity and serves as an Assistant Teaching Professor at NC State University. Jeff is the author of a book entitled “Inside Internet Security: What Hackers Don’t Want You To Know” as well as a contributing author to the “Information Security Management Handbook.” He is a member of the inaugural class of the NC State University Computer Science Alumni Hall of Fame where he has served on the school’s Strategic Advisory Board. He also serves on the editorial board for the “Information and Computer Security” research journal and is a member of the IBM Academy of Technology. He holds CISSP and ISSAP professional IT Security certifications as well as Distinguished Chief IT Architect credentials from The Open Group. Jeff lived in Beijing on assignment in 2006 and has worked with clients in more than 40 countries.