Lancope Appoints Tom Cross as Director of Research

Lancope officially announced today the appointment of network security expert Tom Cross as director of research. Cross brings to the organization over 13 years of experience in enterprise security and threat research, previously serving as both a researcher and manager on the IBM X-Force Advanced Research team. Cross is credited with discovering a number of critical security vulnerabilities in enterprise-class software, and holds a degree in computer engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

The full announcement can be found here. Tom will join the Lancope team at Black Hat USA next week (Booth #336), and those interested can follow him at blog/author/tcross/.