Contributors to SearchFinancialSecurity

Current Contributors

  • Kevin Beaver

    Principle Logic, LLC

    Kevin Beaver is an information security consultant, writer, professional, speaker and expert witness with Atlanta-based Principle Logic LLC.

  • Mike Chapple

    University of Notre Dame

    Mike Chapple, Ph. D., CISA, CISSP, is a senior director of IT with the University of Notre Dame.

  • Michael Cobb

    Michael Cobb , CISSP-ISSAP is a renowned security author with more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry.

  • Randall Gamby


    Randall Gamby is a contributor regarding enterprise identity and access management.

  • Jonathan Hassell

    The Sun Valley Group, Inc.

    Jonathan Hassell is an expert contributor for several TechTarget sites.

  • Michael Heller

    Senior Reporter

    Michael Heller is a senior reporter for SearchSecurity covering breaking information security news, industry analysis and product strategy.

  • Sue Hildreth

    Sue Hildreth is the former Executive Editor of and a contributor to several TechTarget sites.

  • Nick Holland

  • Eric Holmquist

    Accume Partners

  • George V. Hulme

    George Hulme has written about business, technology, and IT security topics. He currently freelances for a wide range of publications,

  • Khalid Kark

    Forrester Research Inc.

    Khalid Kark is a research director at Forrester Research Inc., leading the team responsible for delivering research and advisory services to IT leaders.

  • Paul Korzeniowski

    Paul Korzeniowski is a freelance writer specializing in cloud computing technologies and issues, including big data analytics and cloud adoption trends.

  • Rick Lawhorn

    Rick Lawhorn, CISSP, CISA, CHP, CHSS, has more than 20 years of experience in information technology.

  • Pete Lindstrom

    Pete Lindstrom is Research Director for Spire Security, an industry analyst firm providing analysis and research in the information security field.

  • Shamus is the senior analyst for the network management practice at Enterprise Management Associates (EMA). He has more than nine years of experience in the IT industry, primarily as a journalist covering the network infrastructure market.

  • Russ McRee

    Russ McRee is a security analyst, researcher, and founder of

  • Rich Mogull


    Rich Mogull has 20 years of experience in information security, physical security, and risk management.

  • Ed Moyle


    SearchCompliance contributor Ed Moyle is director of emerging business and technology at ISACA.

  • Eric Ogren

    The Ogren Group

    Eric Ogren is founder and principal analyst of the Ogren Group, which provides industry analyst services for vendors focusing on virtualization and security.

  • Eric Parizo

    Senior Analyst

    Eric B. Parizo is senior analyst at Current Analysis.

  • Brien Posey

    Brien Posey is a seven-time Microsoft MVP with two decades of IT experience. He has expertise in SharePoint collaboration administration and SharePoint 2007, 2010 and 2013.

  • W. Curtis Preston

  • Michael Rasmussen

    Michael Rasmussen is founder of Corporate Integrity LLC, a leader in education, research, analysis and advisory services monitoring the challenges and trends of the business roles accountable for corporate governance, enterprise risk management, and compliance (GRC). Michael is a sought after thought-leader, keynote speaker, author, collaborator and one of the industry's foremost authorities in understanding GRC.

  • Mike Rothman


    Mike Rothman, president of Securosis, is a contributor on network security and security management issues.

  • Margaret Rouse

    Margaret Rouse writes for and manages, TechTarget’s IT encyclopedia and learning center.

  • Moriah Sargent

    Associate Managing Editor

    Moriah Sargent is an Associate Managing Editor for the Business Applications and Architecture media group at TechTarget.

  • Dave Shackleford

    Voodoo Security

    Dave Shackleford is the founder and principal consultant with Voodoo Security, as well as a SANS analyst, instructor, and course author and GIAC technical director.

  • David Sherry

    Brown University

  • Joel Snyder

    Opus One

    Learn about Dr. Joel Snyder, an internationally recognized telecommunications and network security expert. Browse his archive of information security articles.

  • Maxim Tamarov

    Editorial Assistant

    Maxim Tamarov is an editorial assistant at TechTarget.

  • Linda Tucci

    Executive Editor

    Linda Tucci is executive editor for TechTarget's CIO/IT Strategy media group.

Past Contributors