Jeff Crume

Jeff Crume

Company: IBM

Job Title: Distinguished Engineer and IT Security Architect


Jeff Crume is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and Master Inventor with 35 years of experience in the IT industry. He is the author of a book entitled "Inside Internet Security: What Hackers Don't Want You To Know" and a contributing author to the "Information Security Management Handbook.” Jeff is a member of the inaugural class of the NC State University Computer Science Alumni Hall of Fame and has also served on the school’s Strategic Advisory Board. He holds Certified Information Systems Security Professional and Information Systems Security Architecture Professional security industry certifications as well as Distinguished Chief IT Architect credentials from The Open Group.  He is a member of the IBM Academy of Technology and serves on the editorial board for the "Information Management and Computer Security” research journal.  Jeff lived in Beijing on assignment in 2006 where he architected secure infrastructures in the Greater China geography and has worked with clients in more than 40 countries across 6 continents.