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Get IT – Episode 2

Why People are Your Best Defence Against a Cyberattack

Episode 2: Why People are Your Best Defence Against a Cyberattack

In this episode, Julius Azarcon from CDW and Rola Dagher from Cisco discuss the role that culture plays in a company’s cybersecurity strategy and how to develop good cybersecurity habits within an organization.

Featured in this Episode

Julius Azarcon is the national leader of cybersecurity services at CDW Canada. Julius lead the Risk Advisory Services practice and was also the CISO at Scalar Decisions. He brings a wealth of experience in cybersecurity, privacy, audit and IT operations. In addition to his management responsibilities, Julius still advises clients, both large and small, and from time to time, he continues to act as a virtual CISO for clients.

Rola Dagher has served as President & CEO of Cisco Canada since 2017. Over her career of more than two decades, she has worked with some of the brightest minds in the technology industry while honing her natural leadership style. She was recognized as one of the 2020 Top 25 Women of InfluenceTM, was selected by WXN as one of Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100TM and was recognized by Women in Communications and Technology (WCT) as the 2019 Woman of the Year.

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Key topics in this episode
  • Why are people the best defence against a cyberattack?
  • How do you make cybersecurity training a positive experience for employees?
  • How to develop good cyber hygiene in both your personal and professional lives
  • Changes made by organizations in response to the latest cybersecurity threats

Stats from this episode


Cisco’s Security Research team blocks 20 billion threats daily with machine learning and cognitive analytics.


The number of threat intelligence researchers on Cisco’s team.

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