Ed Bellis is the co-founder and CTO of Kenna Security, now a part of Cisco.
Ed Bellis is a security industry veteran and expert and is known in security circles as “the father of risk-based vulnerability management.” He founded Kenna Security to deliver a data-driven, risk-based approach to remediation and help IT teams prioritize and thwart would-be security threats.
Ed is the former CISO of Orbitz and former Vice President, Corporate Information Security at Bank of America. He is an advisor to Dharma and former advisor to SecurityScoreboard.com and Society of Payment Security Professionals. Ed is a contributing author to the book, Beautiful Security (Oram, Andy & Viega, John, O'Reilly Media, 2009).
Ed is a frequent speaker at industry conferences including RSA and Black Hat, and a cybersecurity contributor to Forbes, Dark Reading, SC Magazine, and other publications.