August 19, 2013 – Alexander J. Fry Named ISSA Senior Member
Summer Class of 2013 Recognized for Contributions
to the Cybersecurity Community
Northern Virginia – August 19, 2013 – Strong Crypto announced today that Alexander J. Fry has been named a Senior Member by the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA). ISSA is the community of choice for international cybersecurity professionals dedicated to advancing individual growth, managing technology risk, and protecting critical information and infrastructure.
Twice each year an exemplary group of longstanding ISSA members are recognized in three categories: Senior Members, Fellows and Distinguished Fellows. Senior Member honors established cybersecurity professionals with ten or more years of experience for their contributions to the security community and commitment to the mission of the association.
“The Fellow Program attracts a highly competitive pool of candidates and I am pleased to announce that 58 members from 21 chapters have been awarded Senior Member status during the summer 2013 selection cycle,” said George Proeller, ISSA Fellow Chair. “We congratulate Alexander J. Fry and greatly appreciate his contributions to this association and the international cybersecurity industry.”
Alexander J. Fry is an occasional speaker and co-author of the Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) prep course for the ISSA-NOVA chapter. He is active in several areas of security research including mobile application and device security and custom solutions for protecting intellectual property.
“The appointment to Senior Member is an honor that ISSA bestows upon those members who have demonstrated a long-term commitment to both the profession and the organization. These are the types of people who are leaders in the field and deserving of such acknowledgement from their peers,” added Ira Winkler, ISSA President.
About Strong Crypto
Strong Crypto is a consulting firm that specializes in software security, mobile application and device security, and bespoke security solutions. Strong Crypto helps organizations improve the security and reliability of their software and protect their critical applications on a wide range of technologies and architectures.
About the ISSA
The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is the community of choice for international cybersecurity professionals dedicated to advancing individual growth, managing technology risk, and protecting critical information and infrastructure. ISSA members and award winners include many of the industry’s notable luminaries and represent a broad range of industries – from communications, education, healthcare, manufacturing, financial and consulting to IT – as well as federal, state and local government departments and agencies. Through regional chapter meetings, conferences, networking events and content, members tap into a wealth of shared knowledge and expertise. Visit ISSA on the web at www.issa.org and follow us on Twitter at @ISSAINTL.