News Brief - OpenSSL "Heartbleed" Bug

By Danny Pickens ·

The "Heartbleed" bug disclosed on April 7 had serious implications for businesses and consumers alike. Senior Research Analyst Danny Pickens gives us a rundown of the vulnerability and how to minimize its impact.

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Danny Pickens

Senior Director, Global Threat Intelligence Center

Danny Pickens has more than 17 years of experience in the fields of military intelligence, counter-terrorism and cyber security. As the senior director of threat management operations within Optiv’s managed security services (MSS) practice, Mr. Pickens is responsible for the direction and operations of a staff of more than 40 security professionals, providing threat intelligence, threat analysis, malware analysis and security awareness training to Optiv’s MSS clients.