Lacework Appoints Lea Kissner As Chief Info Safety Officer

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Might 15, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Lacework, the data-driven cloud safety firm, immediately introduced the appointment of Lea Kissner as its new Chief Info Safety Officer (CISO). As CISO, Kissner shall be accountable for main the event and implementation of Lacework’s total safety technique and applications.

Kissner brings over 20 years of expertise main safety, privateness, and anti-abuse efforts at world organizations to Lacework. Their expertise contains serving as CISO at Twitter, Chief Privateness Officer at Humu, and International Lead of Privateness Know-how at Google. Within the spring of 2020, when Zoom skilled safety considerations after an enormous improve in utilization as a result of  COVID-19 pandemic, Kissner served as a Safety and Privateness advisor for the corporate to improve the security, privateness and anti-abuse options of Zoom’s merchandise and techniques.

Kissner at the moment serves as a board member to the USENIX Affiliation, a nonprofit group devoted to supporting the superior computing techniques communities and furthering the attain of progressive analysis.

“I’m thrilled to affix the staff at Lacework and our mission to safe the cloud at a time when enterprises are more and more increasing their cloud environments,” stated Kissner. “My entire profession I have been obsessed with serving to folks construct respectful, safe merchandise that simply work for his or her customers. Lacework’s distinctive, data-driven method to cloud safety permits clients to do exactly that whereas profiting from all of the inherent advantages of the cloud.”

Kissner’s appointment comes as Lacework continues to broaden its presence within the cloud safety market, in addition to its management staff. In November of 2022 the corporate introduced 

“Lea brings a deep understanding of each the challenges dealing with fashionable CISOs in addition to the large worth CISOs deliver to their organizations and clients when given the prospect to implement safety greatest practices,” stated Jay Parikh, CEO, Lacework. “Each enterprise must be investing in safety management, each on the operator and board stage, and Lea’s expertise will assist us higher serve our buyer CISOs as we proceed to ship a world class cloud safety platform to assist them do their job.”

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About Lacework

Lacework affords the data-driven safety platform for the cloud and is the main cloud-native software safety platform (CNAPP) resolution. Solely Lacework can acquire, analyze, and precisely correlate information — with out requiring manually written guidelines — throughout a corporation’s cloud and Kubernetes environments, and slender it all the way down to the handful of safety occasions that matter. Safety and DevOps groups around the globe belief Lacework to safe cloud-native functions throughout the total lifecycle from code to cloud. Get began at www.lacework.com.

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