Margie Zuk is a Senior Principal Cybersecurity Engineer at the MITRE Corporation, with more than 30 years of cyber security experience. She is currently the Cyber Engagement Lead for Healthcare in the Cybersecurity Technical Center, where she leads MITRE’s support to the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (FDA CDRH) on Medical Device Cybersecurity.
As the Industry Collaboration Department Head for many years, Margie led MITRE’s work in cross-sponsor initiatives and cyber partnerships, providing expertise in Threat-Based Defense, Cyber Threat Intelligence, Security Automation, Software Assurance, Privacy, and Social and Behavioral Science. Margie led the evolution of the cyber standards work at MITRE from the launch of the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) to the recent structured threat work with Structured Threat Information eXpression (STIX) and Trusted Automated eXchange of Indicator Information (TAXII) for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). She developed trusted partnerships with senior leaders across government and industry to establish governance models and to evolve the cyber security standards strategy. Prior to this, Margie led MITRE’s support to the National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP). She was an initial member of the Common Evaluation Methodology Editorial Board and participated in the development of the U.S. scheme for the Common Criteria.
Margie has a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from the College of Mt. St. Vincent and a Master of Science in Computer Science from Stevens Institute of Technology.