ANN ARBOR – Cybersecurity expert Richard Stiennon – author of There Will Be Cyberwar – provides warnings about how not to get scammed by a criminal or hacked website offering to provide COVID-19 tips, aid, or financial resources.

  • Chief Research Analyst


     – Present2 years 8 months

    IT-Harvest is an industry analyst firm that covers the 2,336 vendors in the IT security industry. Founded in 2005. Our recent publication, Security Yearbook 2020: A History and Directory of the IT Security Industry, was launched at RSA Conference 2020 and available from . Starting in June, 2020, we are initiating market research reports on several sectors including threat intelligence.

  • Contributor

    Analyst Syndicate

     – Present1 year 8 months

    The Analyst Syndicate is comprised of 15+ independent writers, thinkers, and analysts, with a combined 256 years experience at Gartner. SIte launch in January 2019.

  • Member Board Of Directors


     – Present1 year 2 months

    Portland, Oregon Area

    Anitian is on a mission to make security and compliance easy. We use the power and scale of the cloud to deliver security and compliance solutions for organizations of all sizes.

    As the corporate perimeter vanishes, due to remote workers and cloud enabled services, the traditional “castle defense” of large perimeter and data center appliances is ineffective. Furthermore, modern, high-performance DevOps environments cannot afford to be bogged down with tiresome compliance busywork…

  • Member Of The Board Of Advisors


     – Present1 year 3 months

    Peerlyst is a community of IT security professionals. Free to join. Read the announcement:

  • Member Of The Board Of Advisors

    Phosphorus Cybersecurity Inc.

     – Present1 year 5 months


    To stay secure, devices must have up-to-date software, without which it may contain un-patched security vulnerabilities that may allow exploitation of the device and its data by attackers. Phosphorus provides secure software updates & alerts for all the critical devices in your network. Keyword: agentless. With Phosphorus you can reliably patch and update in a timely fashion and receive alert’s and remediate an insecure configuration.

  • Non-executive Director

    Protect 2020

     – Present1 year 7 months

    United Kingdom

    At the Protect 2020 Academy we have developed E-Learning training modules that are interactive, engaging, and fun to use. Each course is designed and created to deliver cost effective training solutions to all levels throughout your company.

    We are a fast-growing company in an innovative and exciting industry. We have a passion for training and have developed courses that help to change and develop individual behaviors or even up-skill an entire workforce.

  • Director

    International Data Sanitization Consortium (IDSC)

     – Present3 years

    The International Data Sanitization Consortium (IDSC) was established in July 2017 to connect, educate and guide organizations and standards bodies on best practices to achieve data sanitization. The Consortium also aims to implement and influence security and privacy laws, standards and regulations in this area. Members include educators, analysts, software vendors, hardware manufacturers, IT Asset Disposition companies and enterprise organizations. Learn more at