Mike Saylor

CEO Blackswan Cybersecurity, LLC

Mike Saylor is an accomplished IT and cybersecurity business professional with over 29 years of experience. He's also a Professor of Cybersecurity at The University of Texas at San Antonio.

He is uniquely qualified as a leader, possessing in-depth knowledge of operations, strategy, and management. Saylor has consistently guided highly skilled, cross-functional teams in areas of intelligence, security, technology, and audit & compliance. He is highly competitive, passionate, persuasive, and articulate. Saylor excels in forging solid relationships with upper-level executives and building consensus across various organizational levels. He is an experienced public speaker and writer on topics such as technology, security, and cybercrime. Additionally, he stays updated with industry changes through professional affiliations and continuous professional development.

In-Progress - Doctor of Business Administration, Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance 2020
Master's degree, Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 2012 - 2013
BSIS, Information Systems 1995 - 1999
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Recent Posts

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Cybersecurity in Healthcare: Addressing the Growing Threat

Mike Saylor - December 8, 2023

To keep up with the growing threats, cybersecurity in healthcare is a high-level priority.The recent ransomware attack on Ardent Health underscores a stark reality for the healthcare industry: cyber threats are a significant and ongoing challenge.

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Unveiling the Blueprint for Robust Defense Against High-Profile Cybersecurity Breaches

Mike Saylor - November 17, 2023

Recent cyber attacks on casino operators Caesars Entertainment and MGM Resorts International have highlighted the vulnerabilities of major corporations to advanced and coordinated hacking efforts. How can organizations defend against the increasingly collaborative and sophisticated cyber threats highlighted in recent high-profile cybersecurity breaches?

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GSX 2023: Experts Share How to Overcome Security's Weakest Links

Mike Saylor - September 12, 2023

Businesses are susceptible to cyberattacks and intrusions at the hands of people. From vulnerable personal accounts to social engineering schemes, here’s how organizations can thwart threats.

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New SBIR Program Funding Puts Nimble Small Businesses to Work on Solving Key Homeland Security Concerns

Mike Saylor - July 21, 2023

In the face of escalating cyber threats, the DHS Small Business Innovation Research, or SBIR program, has awarded $3.15 million to 20 small businesses, each tasked with tackling one of seven key homeland security technology needs.

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