Executive Perspectives

McAfee Raises the Stakes Against Cyberespionage

On November 17, 2016, Shamoon malware struck once more. As with the first Shamoon assault five years ago, the target was Saudi Arabia. But while earlier attacks focused on critical oil and gas infrastructure, last fall’s campaigns targeted Saudi government institutions, financial services, and other sectors. The objective was to gather information on individuals and …

Executive Perspectives

Welcome Mike Berry, McAfee’s new CFO

I’m pleased to announce Mike Berry is joining McAfee as our Chief Financial Officer. Mike’s been a CFO for more than 10 years in both public and private technology companies. Mike most recently was Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief Operating Officer at FireEye, responsible for worldwide finance, accounting, data analytics, investor relations, …

Executive Perspectives

Landmark Cybersecurity Proposals from White House on Workforce Development and Privacy

It’s great to see the White House leaning forward and taking action to improve our national Cyber Security posture by announcing a Cybersecurity National Action Plan (CNAP) and issuing an Executive Order to create a permanent Federal Privacy Council. Both initiatives will improve the national posture on cybersecurity and privacy – issues McAfee believes are …

Business, Executive Perspectives

The New and Next at McAfee

At McAfee we’re re-defining how we envision security, beginning with a new, strategic focus on the threat defense lifecycle. That’s why in the coming days, weeks, and months you’ll see and hear us make a number of moves that layout our thinking around the next chapter in security, and further define the unique ways in …