Dave Marcus
Director of Security Research and Communications, McAfee Labs

Dave Marcus currently serves as Director of Security Research and Communications for McAfee Labs, focusing on bringing McAfee’s extensive security research and global threat intelligence to McAfee’s customers and the greater security community. Mr. Marcus formerly served as Senior Security Evangelist and Strategist for McAfee, with more than ten years of technical experience in network solutions, information technology security, network performance and integration, e-learning solutions, in addition to management and consulting. 

Mr. Marcus’ current focus at McAfee Labs includes PR, media, and thought leadership responsibilities, serving as both blogmaster and tweetmaster for McAfee Labs Security Blog, and is the co-host of AudioParasitics – The Official PodCast of McAfee Labs. Marcus also has responsibilities for all publications from McAfee Labs, such as McAfee Labs’ journal of security vision The McAfee Security Journal. Prior to joining McAfee, Marcus has held leadership and consulting positions focusing on information technology security services, network solutions, enterprise management, knowledge engineering and management, information technology, research & development program management, and has provided professional consulting services. 

His industry experience crosses all IT-based industries with a determined focus on advanced intelligence gathering, digital forensic analysis, as well as intrusion detection/prevention and analysis on both the network and host.  Mr. Marcus is also a Qualified Expert Witness in Computer Forensics and Computer Security as well as being one of the most highly sought after speakers on all levels of information security. Mr. Marcus has provided solutions, consulting and training in the following areas:

  • Network Security Reviews
  • Guerilla Security Communications
  • E-Business and E-Commerce Security Solutions
  • Vulnerability Assessments/Penetration Testing
  • Secure Solutions Integration
  • Malware Analysis
  • Computer Incident Response Teams
  • Secure Network Architecture Design
  • Network Security Policies and Procedures
  • Computer Forensics
  • Cybercrime Response
  • Electronic Data Preservation, Management and Discovery Services
  • Expert Witness Services

Mr. Marcus has worked for Ajilon Consulting, SmartForce The E-Learning Company, cbtSystems, HAS, Inc., CompuSOLVE, Inc., and prior to joining McAfee served as President and Senior Security Engineer of SecureNET’s Network Security Practice.  In his spare time he collects guitars, which he plays very loudly and is also an avid powerlifter.

Thursday, May 12

Registration and
Networking Breakfast:

7:30 - 8:30 AM

8:30 - 11:30 AM

The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City
1250 South Hayes Street
Arlington, VA 22202

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