CDM DEFEND’s New Approaches for Protecting Networks

Joe Faraone

Director - Federal Cyber


Joe is a Director in KPMG’s Federal Advisory Services Cybersecurity Practice with over 35 years’ experience in Cybersecurity. Joe delivers solutions with lasting operational and security impact to the Intelligence Community(IC) and the Nation. A recent hire at KPMG, Joe provides subject matter expertise and specialized technical support to cyber engagements. He also provides strategic technical direction for the Federal Cybersecurity Practice.

Joe is a visionary thought leader, technical manager, and instructor with over thirty-five years of cybersecurity experience providing solutions and education to the DoD, IC Agencies, commercial companies, non-profit organizations, and various Federal, State and Local Government agencies. His experience includes the management, design, development, integration, implementation, governance, continuous monitoring, authorization, and administration of strategic and operational cybersecurity programs and systems.