Hal Tipton, Father of CISSP, dies at 89


Harold Tipton, sometimes referred to as the “George Washington of information security,” died on Friday. He was 89.

Tipton was a member of the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST), the Computer and Telecommunications Security Council, and the National Research Council Secure Systems Study Committee (for the National Academy of Sciences).

RIP Mr. Tipton!

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