Welcome to the NYS Chief Information Security Office!

Karen Sorady

Chief Information Security Officer

The Chief Information Security Office (CISO) is responsible for protecting the state government's cyber security infrastructure and providing statewide coordination of policies, standards, and programs relating to cyber security. The CISO provides cyber security leadership, governance and vision for the Office of Information Technology Services and the State.

CISO operates on the principles of collaboration and cooperation, and has developed partnerships at all levels of government and with the...