Mark Burnette was recently interviewed for a feature in Accounting Today. Read article here:

IT security professionals can sometimes seem like the bad guys — even if it’s only to protect potential targets from the real villains.

After all, they send frequent messages to scare their colleagues and clients about the most recent cyberthreats, coordinate simulated phishing attacks against them, and can even shut off staff’s access to work networks if their cybersecurity proficiency is lacking.

Tennessee-based Top 100 Firm LBMC, for one, has used all these tactics, reports partner-in-charge of information security Mark Burnette.