Rosa L. Smothers is a Cybersecurity Expert with over 20 years of professional experience in the private and federal sectors. Following her highly successful career at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), she has led cyber security operations at Nielsen and KnowBe4. Ms. Smothers is an Adjunct Professor in the Digital Forensics and Incident Response Program at Bay Path University's American Women's College. She is also a member of Women in Defense and Infragard.
In light of the NSA director Nakasone's recent remarks that within the next 5 years we'll see ransomware attacks on a daily basis, this team can serve as a bulwark – a part of any company's overarching defense in-depth strategy – against threat actors.24 February 2022