Speaker Biography

Mark Rasch

Director of Cybersecurity and Privacy Consulting

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    Mark Rasch is Director of Cybersecurity and Privacy Consulting for CSC. He is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive strategy for growing the cybersecurity and privacy consulting practice in CSC.

    Mr. Rasch’s career spans more than 25 years of corporate and government cybersecurity, computer privacy, regulatory compliance, computer forensics, and incident response, as well as disaster recovery and business continuation planning issues.

    He is a lawyer and the recognized author of numerous security- and privacy-related articles. He has lectured and taught graduate courses in cybercrime, law, and technology at educational institutions across the country. Mr. Rasch has also been featured in numerous news articles, including The New York Times, Computerworld, and NetworkWorld, and has appeared on NBC Nightly News and CNN.

    Previously, he was with the U.S. Department of Justice, where he led its efforts to investigate and prosecute cyber and high-technology crime. He started the computer crime unit within the Criminal Division’s Fraud Section, efforts which eventually led to the creation of the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section. During this time, he investigated, prosecuted, and handled appeals for complex white-collar computer and high-technology crime cases.

    He received his Juris Doctor from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in political science from the State University of New York at Albany.