|Lynn McNulty receives "Hall of Fame" Award from Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)|
|Tuesday, 05 May 2009|
Washington, DC – Lynn McNulty, Executive Consultant at McConnell International, is honored by the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) for his exceptional contributions to ISSA and the information security profession.“Throughout his career Lynn has been on the leading edge of information technology and cyber security” says Brad King, President of McConnell International. “This recognition by ISSA is a great honor and is the result of Lynn’s life-long commitment to passionate observation of the latest advances in technology and cyber security. We are fortunate to have him on the McConnell International team.”
Lynn McNulty has more than 30 years of IT and computer security experience. His entire federal career has centered on computer security beginning in 1967 when he was employed by the Central Intelligence Agency, running through his time at the Department of State where he initiated the Department’s computer security program, until 1995 when he retired from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). While at NIST Mr. McNulty was appointed Associate Director for Computer Security where his duties included policy liaison for computer security issues between NIST and other federal agencies, the Congress, and the private sector. He also served as the Executive Secretary of the Computer Systems Security and Privacy Advisory Board, and he founded and chaired the Federal Computer Security Program Manager's Forum.
Lynn McNulty and five others were presented with the ISSA’s 2008 International Awards for exceptional contributions to ISSA and the information security profession, in an event held in San Francisco on Wednesday, April 22, 2009.
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