Cybersecurity Ventures enjoys relationships with a global network of subject matter experts and thought leaders with deep domain experience in the cybersecurity industry. Our Contributors share insights and commentary, and participate at varying levels in our reports and media.

  • David Balaban, Editor at PC Privacy, has contributed several ransomware blogs for us over the past year
  • Joseph Carson, Chief Security Scientist at Thycotic, has co-written and contributed to reports on privileged access management (PAM) and password management
  • Brad Casey, Technology Journalist, has written numerous blogs for us on DDoS attacks, IoT crime, and other cybersecurity topics
  • Dr. Eric Cole, Director of Research; Architecture Director of Cyber Defense Curriculum at SANS Institute, is publishing a new blog featuring cybersecurity webcasts for organizations of all types and sizes
  • Dr. Anita D’Amico, Director at Secure Decisions and Former Founder and Head of the Information Warfare Team at Northrop Grumman, is the author of our 2018 Cyberwarfare report, and a frequent contributor of cybersecurity insights
  • John Dunn, Security Journalist, Former Co-Founder at Techworld and Computerworld UK, contributes periodic blogs and reports covering cybersecurity in the UK
  • Di Freeze, researcher, has contributed on a variety of our cybersecurity community directories and special projects
  • Mark Goodman, Chair for Policy, Law and Ethics at Silicon Valley’s Singularity University, frequently contributes insights and commentary for our reports on cybercrime and ransomware

  • Gary Hayslip, Co-Author of CISO Desk Reference: A Practical Guide for CISOs, has contributed a CISO Manifesto, with plans for future editions
  • Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO at Herjavec Group, and Shark on ABC’s Shark Tank, goes Q&A with us every month in the our new Cybersecurity CEO Blog
  • Heather-Anne MacLean, Marketing Lead at CyberNB and Communications Professor at St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, is contributing to our 2018 report on the Canadian cybersecurity market

  • John McAfee, Cybersecurity Luminary, has provided us with various exclusive content, and is a frequent interview subject for our reports
  • Gary Miliefsky, Publisher at Cyber Defense Magazine, shares his insights and commentary in some of our special reports
  • Ken Prole. CTO at Code Dx, is a guest contributor for our annual report on application security
  • Scott Schober, Author of the book Hacked Again, speaks for us at cybersecurity conferences and produces videos for some of our special reports
  • Stu Sjouwerman, CEO at KnowBe4, contributes insights and commentary on ransomware, phishing email scams, and security awareness training for several of our reports
  • Joseph Steinberg, Inc. Magazine Columnist, contributes his own blend of often unconventional opinion to some of our special cybersecurity reports
  • Tyler Cohen Wood, Director of Cyber Risk Management / Cybersecurity Solutions at AT&T, has been a voice on women in cybersecurity and the state of cybercrime in two of our reports
  • Frank Zinghini, Founder and CEO at Applied Visions, Inc. (AVI), lends his authoritative opinion and commentary on secure software development to some our reports and blogs