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Kevin Brooks, CPA Joins Bishop Fox as Vice President of Finance

Bishop Fox, the largest private professional services firm focused on offensive security testing, announced today that Kevin Brooks, CPA has joined the firm as vice president of finance. Brooks will lead Bishop Fox’s financial operations, oversee all of its accounting functions, and provide business and risk-management analysis to the firm. He will report directly to Vincent Liu, …

Steve Huffman Joins Bishop Fox Board of Directors

Bishop Fox, the largest private professional services firm focused on offensive security testing, announced today that Steve Huffman has joined its Board of Directors as an independent member. Huffman is the co-founder and CEO of Reddit, the fifth most visited website in the U.S., and founder and former CEO of Hipmunk, the popular online travel company. “Bishop …

Daniel Wood Joins Bishop Fox as Associate Vice President of Consulting

Bishop Fox, the largest private professional services firm focused on offensive security testing, announced today that Daniel Wood has joined the firm as associate vice president of consulting. As AVP of Consulting, Wood will lead all of Bishop Fox’s service lines and enhance current service line capabilities, develop strategic initiatives, and provide thought leadership to …

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 …