George Kurtz

Co-founder of CrowdStrike, Kurtz is an internationally recognized security expert, author, entrepreneur, and speaker. He has been part of the security community for more than 20 years including leadership roles at McAfee and as the brains behind Foundstone. He also authored the best-selling security book of all time, Hacking Exposed: Network Security Secrets & Solutions.

Articles from George

Are You More Interested In Stopping A Breach Or Stopping Malware?

Are You More Interested in Stopping a Breach or Stopping Malware?

This is a question I ask a lot of organizations that I speak with. While the obvious answer should be…

The 2015 Global Threat Report: The Paradigm Shifts- People, Process, Technology, AND Intelligence

The 2015 Global Threat Report: The Paradigm Shifts- People, Process, Technology, AND Intelligence

If there’s one thing that businesses, boards of directors and C-level execs can take from CrowdStrike’s 2015 Threat Report, is…

U.S. – China Cyber Agreement: Trust, But Verify

U.S. – China Cyber Agreement: Trust, but Verify

The joint U.S.-China cyber agreement announced today represents the next iteration of the ongoing cyber security saga between two world…

Where To Find CrowdStrike At Black Hat 2015

Where to find CrowdStrike at Black Hat 2015

I can’t believe another year has passed and it is time for the annual pilgrimage to Vegas for Black Hat/Defcon.…

Google Capital Bets Big On CrowdStrike To Accelerate Hyper-growth

Google Capital Bets Big on CrowdStrike to Accelerate Hyper-growth

It was almost four years ago that I co-founded CrowdStrike with intention of creating an enduring security company that would…

The Prevention Continuum: Preventing Silent Failure

The Prevention Continuum: Preventing Silent Failure

Many of my team members know that one of my favorite parts of running CrowdStrike is meeting with customers.  It’s…

*NEW* Community Tool: CrowdResponse

*NEW* Community Tool: CrowdResponse

At the 2014 RSA Conference in San Francisco, CrowdStrike CTO Dmitri Alperovitch and I presented the security community with a…

CrowdStrike Falcon Unveiled: The Power Of The Platform

CrowdStrike Falcon Unveiled: The Power of The Platform

It’s been almost a year to the day since we announced the formation of CrowdStrike, a company totally focused on…

HTTP Iframe Injecting Linux Rootkit

HTTP iframe Injecting Linux Rootkit

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012, a previously unknown Linux rootkit was posted to the Full Disclosure mailing list by an…

Upcoming Black Hat USA 2012: Android 4.0.1 Exploitation

Upcoming Black Hat USA 2012: Android 4.0.1 Exploitation

This February in the "Hacking Exposed: Mobile RATs" talk at the RSA conference, we released a demonstration of an end to end compromise…

 

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