Kristin Judge

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Leading Authority on Cybersecurity; CEO & Founder, Cybercrime Support Network; Sought-after Expert on IT Security and Consumer Education in Both Public and Private Sectors

Biography

Kristin Judge is a cybersecurity expert and Founder/CEO of The Cybercrime Support Network. Shortly after being elected to serve as Washtenaw County (Michigan) Commissioner in 2008, she began supporting the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in growing cybersecurity outreach to state and local government officials. She began working at the Center for Internet Security connecting state and local governments to federal services and technology needed to improve cybersecurity.

As Director of Government Affairs at the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), Judge worked with Google, FTC, FBI, SBA, DHS, NIST, congressional leaders and other key stakeholders across the country to educate consumers and businesses on how to protect sensitive data.

Judge is a sought-after thought leader, speaker and commentator who has appeared on C-SPAN and various news outlets. She is often interviewed by technology publications like SC Magazine and Government Technology about best practices for online safety and she was named an SC Media “Women in IT Security Influencer” in 2017.

As a speaker and advisor, Judge frequently shares cybersecurity best practices with elected officials, businesses and consumers. Her LinkedIn Learning Course, “Cybersecurity for Small and Medium Businesses: Essential Training,” teaches cybersecurity courses based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. Judge is a member of the World Economic Forum Partnership Against Cybercrime, a member of the New York Cyber Task Force led by Columbia University and a member of the Third Way Cyber Enforcement Initiative.

In 2016, President Barack Obama put her two-factor program in his cybersecurity document. In 2017, Judge was chosen for the third cohort in the Presidential Leadership Scholars Program, a collaborative that serves as a catalyst for a diverse network of leaders brought together to make a difference in the world, while learning about leadership through the lens of presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Lyndon B. Johnson. In 2018, she was awarded the Executive Women’s Forum Women of Influence Award for Public Sector and Academic achievement. In 2020, Judge was named a Women Leaders for the World (WLW) Fellow.

To address the needs of cybercrime victims, Judge founded the nonprofit Cybercrime Support Network and works with federal, state and local law enforcement and consumer protection agencies to help consumers and small businesses affected by cybercrime.

Kristin Judge is available to advise your organization via virtual and in-person consulting meetings, interactive workshops and customized keynotes through the exclusive representation of Stern Speakers, a division of Stern Strategy Group®.

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Books & Research

How to Create a Modern Ransomware Security Strategy

(Government Technology, 2020)

Workforce Management Guidbook

(NIST, October 2018)

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Partnership Against Cybercrime

November 26, 2020

The Great Cyber Surrender: How Police and Governments Abandon Cybercrime Victims

November 19, 2020

A Roadmap to Strengthen US Cyber Enforcement: Where Do We Go From Here?

November 12, 2020

Practical Tips and Resources to Improve the Cybersecurity Posture of Your Business

November 4, 2020

Cyber Security - How to Stay Out of the News! (Video)

October 21, 2020

Overcoming Cybersecurity Challenges During the COVID-19 Pandemic

September 17, 2020

Youth and Cybercrime (Audio)

September 15, 2020

How to Protect Your Small Business From Cybercrime with Kristin Judge (Audio)

September 2, 2020

Interview with Kristin Judge, Founder & CEO Cybercrime Support Network (Audio)

September, 2020

No One Path (Audio)

August 25, 2020

The FTC Orders Uber to Better Protect Customer Privacy

August 15, 2020

Check How Well You Spot a Scam

May 28, 2020

COVID-19 + Cyber Crime

April 8, 2020

Cybersecurity Effectiveness Podcast (Audio)

March 23, 2020

Cybercrime Support: Victory for the Midmarket

December 24, 2019

What to Do If You Become a Victim of Cybercrime?

November, 2019

Dial 211 for Cyberattacks

October 31, 2019

How to Support Cybercrime Victims

April 25, 2019

Great Leadership in Cyber Security While Tackling Cybercrime (Audio)

January 21, 2019

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Cybercrime Support Network

December 2, 2018

Cyber Security and Your Business (Audio)

September 14, 2017

Men: This is How You Can Be Safe Using Dating Apps ($)

August 16, 2017

Cyber Threats Can Pose Significant Risks to Small Businesses (Audio)

July 26, 2017

Chicago Business Journal logo

How to Protect Your Small Business from Cyberattacks

July 13, 2017

Tech Giants and Others Pooling Resources to Support Small Businesses' Use of Technology

June 30, 2017

Public Sector Upgrading Cyber Security

October 28, 2016

Digital Security

December 14, 2015

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Judge, Kristin

Biography

Kristin Judge is a cybersecurity expert and Founder/CEO of The Cybercrime Support Network. Shortly after being elected to serve as Washtenaw County (Michigan) Commissioner in 2008, she began supporting the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in growing cybersecurity outreach to state and local government officials. She began working at the Center for Internet Security connecting state and local governments to federal services and technology needed to improve cybersecurity.

As Director of Government Affairs at the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), Judge worked with Google, FTC, FBI, SBA, DHS, NIST, congressional leaders and other key stakeholders across the country to educate consumers and businesses on how to protect sensitive data.

Judge is a sought-after thought leader, speaker and commentator who has appeared on C-SPAN and various news outlets. She is often interviewed by technology publications like SC Magazine and Government Technology about best practices for online safety and she was named an SC Media “Women in IT Security Influencer” in 2017.

As a speaker and advisor, Judge frequently shares cybersecurity best practices with elected officials, businesses and consumers. Her LinkedIn Learning Course, “Cybersecurity for Small and Medium Businesses: Essential Training,” teaches cybersecurity courses based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. Judge is a member of the World Economic Forum Partnership Against Cybercrime, a member of the New York Cyber Task Force led by Columbia University and a member of the Third Way Cyber Enforcement Initiative.

In 2016, President Barack Obama put her two-factor program in his cybersecurity document. In 2017, Judge was chosen for the third cohort in the Presidential Leadership Scholars Program, a collaborative that serves as a catalyst for a diverse network of leaders brought together to make a difference in the world, while learning about leadership through the lens of presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Lyndon B. Johnson. In 2018, she was awarded the Executive Women’s Forum Women of Influence Award for Public Sector and Academic achievement. In 2020, Judge was named a Women Leaders for the World (WLW) Fellow.

To address the needs of cybercrime victims, Judge founded the nonprofit Cybercrime Support Network and works with federal, state and local law enforcement and consumer protection agencies to help consumers and small businesses affected by cybercrime.

Kristin Judge is available to advise your organization via virtual and in-person consulting meetings, interactive workshops and customized keynotes through the exclusive representation of Stern Speakers, a division of Stern Strategy Group®.

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