News Brief - OpenSSL "Heartbleed" Bug

By Danny Pickens ·

The "Heartbleed" bug disclosed on April 7 had serious implications for businesses and consumers alike. Senior Research Analyst Danny Pickens gives us a rundown of the vulnerability and how to minimize its impact.


Danny Pickens

Director, Cyber Threat Intelligence

Danny Pickens has more than fifteen years of experience in the fields of military intelligence, counterterrorism and cyber security. As the director of Optiv’s cyber threat intelligence (CTI) practice, Pickens is responsible for the direction and operations of a staff of CTI analysts and consultants charged with conducting research and analysis to support clients with strategic advisement and consulting in the area of intelligence for business alignment and decision advantage.