Chip Shot: Intel’s Harkins Receives Computerworld’s 2012 Premier 100 IT Leaders Award

Computerworld recognizes Malcolm Harkins, Intel VP and Chief Information Security Officer, as one of Computerworld’s 2012 Premier 100 IT Leaders, an award which honors individuals who guide the effective use of information technology to improve their company’s business performance. Harkins distinguished himself by implementing a novel approach to enterprise security at Intel, that balances business growth with reasonable levels of risk mitigation. As a result, Intel maintains a secure environment while embracing new usage models, such as social media and BYOD.