International cybersecurity expert Theresa Payton was the first female CIO of the White House under George W. Bush. She has coauthored two books, PROTECTING YOUR INTERNET IDENTITY and PRIVACY IN THE AGE OF BIG DATA. Payton is the founder and CEO of Fortalice Solutions. She resides in Chicago, IL.
Theresa Payton has dedicated her life's work to the mission of protecting others and pushing for pragmatic solutions. Manipulated is entertaining, informative, in some cases, even scary and downright shocking. A must-read, it serves as a wake-up call for all of us.--Mary Ann Miller, Fraud Strategy Leader at Varo, industry fraud expert and thought leader Manipulated covers riveting explorations of events over the past decade as well as current happenings not in the public eye. Theresa has a keen sense of extrapolating today's cybercrime methods into tomorrow's unknown threat vectors. She leaves everyone with hope by providing the reader with a how to guide to deflect manipulation campaigns.--Scott Schober, CEO of BVS, Author, Cyber Expert With decades of experience in cyber conflict, Theresa Payton is the perfect guide to help us understand our new era of hacked elections and non-stop disinformation campaigns. Fortunately, Manipulated doesn't stop there: Payton gives us a call to action and clear recommendations for how individual citizens, big tech corporations, governments, and the international community of democratic nations can push back and win.--Emilian Papadopoulos, President, Good Harbor Cyber Security Risk Management