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About Secure Anchor

Secure Anchor Consulting provides high-touch cybersecurity services that help organizations prevent security breaches, detect network intrusions, and respond to advanced threats. Using a proven methodology developed by noted author, speaker, and trainer, Dr. Eric Cole, Secure Anchor’s recommendations are tailored to the needs of the organization, prioritized, and actionable.

Our team has developed well-defined, time-tested procedures for:

  • Application design and analysis
  • Research
  • Vulnerability assessment
  • Penetration testing
  • Computer incident response
  • Digital forensics
  • Malware analysis
  • Security policy and procedure development
  • Security intelligence
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About Eric Cole

Dr. Eric Cole is a renowned security expert with over two decades of in-the-trenches experience in IT and network security. He is the author of several books and textbooks, including Advanced Persistent Threat, Hackers Beware, Hiding in Plain Sight, Network Security Bible 2nd Edition, and Insider Threat, and has presented at many major conferences.

He also served as a member of the Commission on Cyber Security for the 44th President, Barack Obama, and sits on several executive advisory boards.

Advisory Board
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Amit Yoran

President of computer and network security company, RSA

Amit Yoran is President of computer and network security company, RSA. Yoran was CEO of NetWitness Corp., which was acquired by RSA's parent company, EMC, in April 2011.

Previously, Yoran served as National Cyber Security Division director for the United States Department of Homeland Security and co-founder and CEO of Riptech, which was acquired by Symantec in 2002. He has also served on several Boards of Directors.

Andy Purdy

Chief Security Officer of Huawei Technologies USA

Andy Purdy is the Chief Security Officer of Huawei Technologies USA, overseeing its cybersecurity assurance strategy and system, and supporting the global security system adopted by all its business groups and departments. He is the Huawei global lead for the East-West Institute global cyberinitiative and the Open Group Trusted Technology Forum, a supply chain standard and accreditation program. He is also a member of the Software and Supply Chain Assurance Working Group, hosted by DoD, DHS, NIST, and GSA.

Charlie Thomas

Senior Vice President, Insight & Analytics at Synchronoss Technologies

Charlie Thomas is Senior Vice President, Insight & Analytics at Synchronoss Technologies. For a decade between 2005 and 2015 he was CEO of Razorsight, developer of predictive analytics software for communications and media brands. Razorsight was acquired by Synchronoss.

Mr. Thomas has co-founded, grown and sold 3 companies over the last decade, and he has negotiated over $1 Billion in capital financing for his companies.

Bob Wallace

Founder of Artemus Consulting Group

Bob Wallace founded Artemus Consulting Group in 2004, after retiring from a career with the Central Intelligence Agency in 2003. ACG's network of intelligence and security specialists provide management counsel, strategic planning, program assessment and representational services to government and corporate clients.

From 1991 until 2003, Wallace held senior positions in operations and administration at the CIA.