Sign up for my newsletter to see interviews with the biggest names in cybersecurity. No interviews this week but I’ve got a bunch of exciting ones lined up that I can’t wait to share. I decided to try sending these out via MailChimp because of some Gmail formatting issues. Hope you enjoy! Trending: Information Sharing Information sharing is one of the biggest trends in cybersecurity right now. Obama signed an executive order last month addressing the need for public-private threat sharing, PWC found that 82% of companies with “high-performing” security practices engage in information sharing and collaboration, and well-funded startups such as … Continue reading Cybersecurity Newsletter Week of 3/30/15
Sign up for my newsletter to see more interviews with the biggest names in cybersecurity. This week I was lucky enough to interview Stuart McClure. Stuart is the founder and CEO of cybersecurity firm Cylance and is a cybersecurity veteran. Stuart previously founded Foundstone (sold to McAfee for $90mm), started Ernst & Young’s security consulting practice, and was McAfee’s CTO before he left to start Cylance. Additionally, Stuart is also the creator and lead author of Hacking Exposed, the most successful security book of all time. In news this week, the biggest theme was the prevalence of insider threats. A large proportion of … Continue reading Interview: Cylance CEO and Former McAfee CTO Stuart McClure and I Talk About Cybersecurity. Cybersecurity Newsletter Week of 3/16/15
Sign up for my newsletter to see interviews with the biggest names in cybersecurity. For this issue I went through all of Ted Schlein’s articles on the KPCB blog in the past year and highlighted the main themes. Schlein was an early employee at Symantec and has been investing in cyber security at KPCB since 1996. I’ve pulled out samples from Schlein’s posts that directly relate to how VCs should approach the cybersecurity space at the top of the email, and I’ve included more comprehensive notes at the bottom. I’d love to hear any feedback you have on the email and thanks … Continue reading How to Make Money as a VC in Cybersecurity Today: Notes from Ted Schlein. Cybersecurity Weekly 3/13/15.