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Bill Carroll Joins Bishop Fox as Chief Operating Officer

Bishop Fox, the largest private professional services firm focused on offensive security testing, announced today that Bill Carroll has joined the firm as Chief Operating Officer (COO), where he will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company. As COO, Carroll will have oversight of operations, customer experience, IT, and human resources (HR) in addition to strategic …

Ken Green Joins Bishop Fox as Vice President of Product Management

Bishop Fox, the largest private professional services firm focused on offensive security testing, announced today that Ken Green has joined the firm as Vice President of Product Management. Green will be responsible for managing products across Bishop Fox’s suite of services, with a specific focus on technology-enabling the company’s team of offensive security specialists to work at …

Jon Rose Joins Bishop Fox as Vice President of Managed Security Services

Bishop Fox, the largest private professional services firm focused on offensive security testing, announced today that Jon Rose has joined the firm as vice president of Managed Security Services (MSS). Rose will lead the strategic development and delivery of the firm’s new managed services offerings. Prior to joining Bishop Fox, Rose was the chief security officer at …

Bishop Fox Raises $25 Million From Forgepoint Capital

Bishop Fox, the largest private professional services firm focused on offensive security testing, announced today that it closed $25 million in Series A funding from ForgePoint Capital. The funding will allow Bishop Fox to grow its research capabilities and develop next generation offensive security technologies. In addition, Bishop Fox plans on hiring leading security researchers and testers …

Bishop Fox Discovers Critical Vulnerabilities in Windows DNS Client

CVE-2017-11779 Could Lead to Takeover of User’s Device; Microsoft Releases Patch in Response to Researcher’s Findings PHOENIX, Oct. 10, 2017 — CVE-2017-11779, which addresses several memory corruption vulnerabilities in the Windows DNS client, was released today as part of Microsoft’s October 2017 Patch Tuesday security update. Microsoft has classified this CVE as critical, and anyone …

Bishop Fox Tests Best Known Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) for Privacy, Performance and Ease of Use

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) are generating more and more attention after the recent repeal of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) internet privacy regulations that prevented internet service providers (ISPs) from selling users’ browsing history. Bishop Fox’s researchers analyzed 10 of the most popular VPNs to determine which ones offer the highest levels of privacy, performance, …