Senior Principal Cybersecurity Engineer
Margie Zuk is a Senior Principal Cybersecurity Engineer at MITRE, with more than 35 years of cybersecurity experience. She is currently the Cyber Engagement Lead for Healthcare in the Cyber Solutions Technical Center, where she leads MITRE’s support to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) on medical device cybersecurity preparedness and response.
As the Industry Collaboration Department Head for many years, Ms. Zuk 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. She led the evolution of the cyber standards work at MITRE, from the launch of 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). Ms. Zuk developed trusted partnerships with senior leaders across government and industry to establish governance models and to evolve the cybersecurity standards strategy. Prior to this, she led MITRE’s support to the National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP). Ms. Zuk 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.