SOURCE: Securonix

Securonix

June 04, 2015 06:00 ET

Securonix Adds Insider Threat Expert and Former Bank Executive Stewart Draper

The New Director of Insider Threat Programs to Enhance Securonix' Leading Technology With Customer Advisory Guidance

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 4, 2015) -  Securonix today announced that cyber security expert and former Bank of America technical manager, Stewart Draper, has joined the company as Director of Insider Threat Programs.

Most recently Draper lead the creation of a new cyber threat intelligence group at Bank of America focused on behavioral analysis and predicting insider threats. Stewart served at Bank of America for over ten years, holding positions that included Information Security Officer, VP of Information Security, Technical Manager-Insider Threat and Security Analyst.

"Never has the insider threat been more pervasive, not only in banking and financial institutions, but across all industries as well as government agencies," noted Draper.

"I'm excited to join the talented team at Securonix. I look forward to bringing my years of knowledge and expertise to our clients as we work together to build and enhance insider threat solutions across the globe. I firmly believe that, with industry leading software combined with our insider threat experience, Securonix is well positioned to provide a comprehensive turn-key solution for organizations," added Draper.

"Stewart is a very exciting and unique addition to our growing team of industry experts. With his experience in running one of the largest and most mature insider threat programs in the world, combined with years of experience shaping and leading the topic of Insider Threat across the industry, Stewart is 'purpose-built' for Securonix. His experience will not only help define the direction of Securonix technology, but will help clients in building out world-class insider threat capabilities," said Sachin Nayyar, Founder and CEO of Securonix.

About Securonix

Securonix is working to radically transform all areas of data security with actionable security intelligence. Our purpose-built advanced security analytics technology mines, enriches, analyzes, scores and visualizes customer data into actionable intelligence on the highest risk threats from within and outside their environment. Using signature-less anomaly detection techniques that track users, account and system behavior, Securonix is able to detect the most advanced data security, insider threats and fraud attacks automatically and accurately. Globally customers are using Securonix to address the most basic and complex needs around advanced persistent threat detection and monitoring, high privileged activity monitoring, enterprise and web fraud detection, application risk monitoring and access risk management. For more information visit www.securonix.com.