An Introduction Into CrowdSourced Security

As a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, Sophos protects nearly 400,000 organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by SophosLabs – a global threat intelligence and data science team – Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints (laptops, servers, and mobile devices) and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques, including automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and more. The award-winning Sophos Central cloud-based platform integrates Sophos’ entire portfolio of best-of-breed products, from the Intercept X endpoint solution to the XG Firewall, into a single system called Synchronized Security. Sophos products are exclusively available through a global channel of more than 47,000 partners and Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Sophos also makes its innovative commercial technologies available to consumers via Sophos Home. This cybersecurity company is headquartered in Oxford, U.K.


Company Mission ("Tagline"): Cybersecurity Evolved

Industry Classification: Computer (Cybersecurity) Software

Cybersecurity Specializations: IT Security, Encryption, Next-Gen UTM (Unified Threat Management), Mobile Device Management, Endpoint Security, Antivirus, Email and Web Protection, Free Tools, Network Security, and Server Protection

Address/Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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Company Size: 1,001-5,000 employees

Year of Incorporation: 1985

Main Website: Sophos

Sophos Employment Info: Sophos Careers

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Hacker Hotshot Speaker: Joshua Saxe

Date of Recording: October 31st, 2013

About Joshua Saxe:

Joshua is a Chief Scientist at Sophos who is interested in machine learning, data visualization, neural networks, cybersecurity, program analysis, research design/management, transitioning research prototypes into products, and team building.