SAN JOSE, Calif.–LAWFUEL – US Law News –Tal Global, a leading international security consulting firm announced today that it has appointed long time information security professional and attorney Lawrence D. Dietz, as Managing Director, Information Security & Legal Support Services. Dietz’s role reflects the company’s long term strategy to provide holistic, high quality services in both the physical security and logical security sectors. Dietz’s experience as a thought leader within the information security industry and his work as an attorney will be an invaluable asset as Tal Global expands.
Dietz has over 30 years of diversified military and commercial information security and legal experience most recently serving as Senior Director of Government Strategy & Solutions for Symantec Corporation. Prior to Symantec, Dietz was a highly respected analyst with Frost & Sullivan, Zona Research and Giga Information Group. Mr. Dietz has been an analyst of the market for information security products and services since 1978. He has published a wide array of articles and reports and is a sought after speaker. A licensed attorney in California and a recognized authority in compliance, Dietz has lectured internationally on SOX and other critical legal issues related to the Internet and Electronic Commerce. He retired as a Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserve, where his assignments included a variety of Intelligence and PSYOP positions.
“We are delighted to have someone with Larry’s unique background in information security in this new role. We feel that his legal, military and analyst background are exactly what our customers are asking for. There is a great need to blend the physical and logical security worlds in today’s investigations and incidents,” said Johnathan Tal, CEO of Tal Global. “We have also found that we needed to have more legal expertise in house to bridge the gap between IT and legal counsel,” Tal added.
About Tal Global
Tal Global is an international security consulting and investigative firm providing services to the high-tech, financial, manufacturing and hospitality industries. Comprised of a large professional network which is both nationwide and international in scope, Tal Global provides its clients with a full range of security, data forensics, electronic discovery and related services.