Mike Pearson is a passionate cyber thought leader and entrepreneur with over 30 years of experience in the industry. As Chief Technology Officer and co-founder for SecureWorks, Mike patented the first intrusion prevention service, coining the term IPS, and was responsible building the iSensor technology that led to the acquisition by Dell. Since SecureWorks, Mike has served in multiple roles as both a practitioner and advisor to CISO's worldwide. He currently serves as Founder and Managing Partner of Cymrix, a cyber-attack simulation platform.
As we prepare to re-engage, re-imagine, and re-ignite let's take a subjective look back at where the industry has come over the last 30 years.