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VP of Security, ExtraHop
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Matt Cauthorn is VP of Security for ExtraHop, where he is responsible for all security implementations and leads a team of technical security engineers who work directly with customers and prospects. A passionate technologist and evangelist, Matt is often on-site with customers working to solve the complex and mission-critical business problems that Fortune 1000 and Global 2000 companies often face. After years spent helping customers tap into network-based analytics, Matt has been able to bring fresh thinking to security threat detection. Matt's collaborated with companies across various industries, including banking, healthcare, energy, and retail. Prior to ExtraHop, Matt was a Sales Engineering Manager at F5 and started his career as a practitioner, overseeing application hosting, infrastructure, and security for five international data centers. Matt's a security thought leader and blogger, frequently speaking at industry events, has been featured on podcasts and in webinars, and he is commonly quoted in industry coverage.

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Dark Reading Staff 7/2/2020
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Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  6/30/2020
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Dark Reading Staff 6/30/2020
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