Russell Eubanks

IANS Faculty

    Russell is the founder and CEO of Security Ever After and helps companies who lost their CISO reduce their cybersecurity risk. He is the former CIO and CISO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and is a Principal Instructor and Author with the SANS Institute.

    Russell has developed information security programs from the ground up and also led extensive cybersecurity teams. Russell actively seeks opportunities to add value to organizations and measurably increase their overall security posture.
    Expertise
    • Security Leadership
    • Security Program Strategy
    • Risk Management
    • Security Metrics & Measures
    • Compliance & Governance

    Achievements & Contributions

    • Former CIO and CISO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
    • Wrote the first paper on applying the Critical Security Controls without a budget
    • Instructor and Author with SANS Institute
    • Handler with the SANS Internet Storm Center

    Certifications & Credentials

    • BS in computer science from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
    • CISSP, CISM, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, GPEN, GISP, GWAPT, GCPM, GCED, GCCC, GSTRT.

    Hobbies & Fun Facts

    In his free time, Russell studies leadership, keeps up with his wife, son and daughter. Russell also stays busy with his recently discovered passion for running and recently ran his fourth marathon.