Intelligent CIO Europe Issue 4 - Page 22

LATEST INTELLIGENCE PRESENTED BY Download whitepaper here AN INTRODUCTION BY GRADY SUMMERS, CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER O ne of the greatest aspects of my job is that I get to interface with some of the brightest and most innovative minds in the security industry. As an added bonus, many of these people are from the first and second generation of analysts and researchers and incident responders, so their knowledge and expertise is based on a rich experience that dates as far back as when this whole industry was still referred to as ‘computer security’. Some of my colleagues, including FireEye’s CEO Kevin Mandia, were on the frontlines of security in the early to mid-1990s and they remember when the game was primarily espionage – governments and militaries spyi