(The Hosting News) – Lancope, Inc., a leader in network visibility and security intelligence, today announced that security research expert Gavin Reid has joined the company as vice president of threat intelligence. Reid brings more than two decades of intense security research expertise to his new role, including previous experience securing the networks of Fidelity Investments, Cisco Systems and NASA. Reid will oversee Lancope’s StealthWatch® Labs Research Team, which conducts both in-house research and leverages emerging threat information from around the world to help organisations better detect, analyse and remediate advanced security threats.
“Having been responsible for securing some of the world’s largest and most sensitive network environments, I truly appreciate how critical it is to have access to strong, up-to-date research on today’s top threats,” said Gavin Reid, vice president of threat intelligence at Lancope. “Lancope is constantly leveraging new research to further enhance its security analytics tools, and I look forward to joining this innovative team and further expanding our research capabilities to provide our customers with an overwhelming advantage in cyber threat defense.”