Phyllis Schneck

Phyllis Schneck speaks at the 2016 Security Through Innovation Summit. (Scoop News Group)

Former DHS exec Schneck takes financial consulting role

Schneck, the most senior official with a cybersecurity-specific job at the Obama-era DHS, told friends that she started last week.
Phyllis Schneck speaks at the 2016 Security Through Innovation Summit.

DHS: We won cyber turf wars under Obama

Einstein became a symbol in some ways of DHS’s struggle to assert its authority over the security of federal networks — a fight DHS has won, Schneck…

DHS: Einstein is old tech, but still works fine

Just because the technology behind the Department of Homeland Security’s $6 billion Einstein governmentwide cybersecurity system is old, doesn't mean it’s out of date, senior DHS cyber…

D.C.’s Top 50 Women in Tech 2015

FedScoop has once again sought to recognize 50 women whose vibrant energy, determination and imagination are making a monumental difference in the federal government IT community, and…

McAfee’s Phyllis Schneck on cybersecurity

Phyllis Schneck, vice president and CTO, global public sector, McAfee, discusses cybersecurity in this interview with FedScoop. “Our customers care a lot about getting a high return…

Cybercriminals go old school in 2013

Phyllis Schneck, McAfee’s public sector chief technology officer. (File photo: FedScoop) After three straight quarters of increasing growth rates for malware and suspicious web addresses, cybercriminals reverted…