Top 12 predictions for 2016 from leading cybersecurity experts

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What will 2016 hold for cybersecurity? For starters, we can expect continued developments as both the public and private sectors implement intelligence-led approaches to threats. More specifically, check out these 12 predictions from experts in the field to help you keep abreast of developments in 2016.

Don't wait to make a new year's resolution—get ready for 2016 now by preparing yourself for future trends in cybersecurity and threat analysis.

Prepare your cybersecurity for 2016


Bob Stasio is the Senior Product Manager of Cyber Analysis at IBM i2 Safer Planet. He brings nearly 14 years of rare expertise fighting top tier malicious actors through his work in the intelligence community, the U.S. Military, NSA and commercial sector. Bob served on the initial staff of US Cyber Command. Serving in Iraq during “The Surge,” Bob’s intelligence unit supported the detainment of over 450 high-value targets. Borene provides executive leadership for IBM’s i2 Safer Planet Federal business team. He served as Associate Deputy General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Defense and is a former U.S. Marine Corps military intelligence officer. Prior to joining IBM, Mr. Borene was a Counselor to the international law firm of Steptoe & Johnson LLP. His career includes leading corporate development at a microrobotics startup and U.S. intelligence community program management for a publicly-held big data company. He is active within leading public-private initiatives for improved U.S. national security, global leadership and technology growth. M. Rosenblum joins IBM as a Senior Executive for Global Business Development. He is responsible for identifying market engagement opportunities for IBM’s Safer Planet, Enterprise Insight Analysis suite of capabilities. Todd focuses especially closely on deepening collaborative partnerships with senior executives in the United States Government, U.S. State, local and private sector companies, as well as worldwide defense, intelligence and law enforcement institutions.

Shahid Shah is the CEO of Netspective Communications. He is an award-winning Government 2.0, Health IT, Bio IT & digital Medical Device Inventor & CTO with over 25 years of technology strategy, architecture, engineering, entrepreneurship, speaking, and writing experience. He is the chair of the #HealthIMPACT Forum.