John Kindervag

Zero Trust Creator and ON2IT’s Former Senior VP Cybersecurity Strategy

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An authoritative lexicon on Zero Trust terminology

Zero Trust is everywhere. Everyone is talking about it and writing about it. That’s why we have summarized the most essential information about authentic Zero Trust in one authoritative lexicon. If you’re looking for structured information about this security strategy, this is a must-read.

In this edition we cover the following topics:

The key concepts of Zero Trust
Design principles of a Zero Trust network
5 steps to implementing Zero Trust
Zero Trust terms explained
The Zero Trust Maturity model
Zero Trust Dictionary by John Kindervag

Recent Appearances

Podcasts, webinars and interviews


Zero Trust Implementation for Financial Institutions

A webinar on June 23rd, exclusively for the CSA Financial Services community.


Cloud Security Today

Episode: Zero trust with no FUD


The Virtual CISO Podcast

Episode: Trust Is a Vulnerability: 5 Steps on the Path to Zero Trust with John Kindervag


The Bar Code Podcast

Episode: Zero Proof

Recent Blogs

John’s views on cybersecurity

Blog article

No More Sucking Chest Wounds

An opinion piece on the current state of cybersecurity, the excuses being used for bad cybersecurity and the solution for this.