Guest Saffet Ozdemir joins host Beverly Allen to discuss the AARP's Fraud Watch Network, Phishing and Scams, Privacy, the Dark Web and related security topics.
Saffet Ozdemir joined AARP as its Director of Information Security in January of 2014, where he is responsible for establishing and driving the long term vision and strategy for the AARP's Information Security program. He moved to Washington, DC by way of Seattle, WA where he worked for Amazon.com as the head of Application Security Engineering. Previously, he has worked in leadership roles for online and traditional retail organizations such as Zappos.com and Caesars Entertainment in Las Vegas, NV. His career includes several years in the financial sector, working for Wachovia Bank as an Information Security Officer and Royal & SunAlliance in Charlotte, NC in engineering roles.