Who We Are

Kudelski Security is an independent cybersecurity partner to enterprise and public sector clients, delivering powerful, bespoke solutions to address their toughest security challenges.

 

Purposeful innovation is at the heart of our corporate culture, which stems from our Kudelski Group heritage. Founded in 1951 with the launch of its NAGRA recording equipment, Kudelski Group is renowned for ground-breaking innovations that have shaped the evolution of digital television. Kudelski Group holds over 4,700 patents across a variety of technologies, and invests around $200 million in R&D each year.

Over the past two years, Kudelski Security has augmented its long-standing cryptography and engineering capabilities with some of the world’s foremost blockchain experts. We’ve developed the technical and strategic capabilities to help enterprises create secure blockchain technologies that address their business challenges, from inception and design to implementation and training.

 

With our legacy of technological experience and client-oriented approach, Kudelski Security is uniquely positioned to help enterprises build security into their blockchain solutions from day one.

Our global reach and cyber solutions focus are reinforced by key international partnerships, including alliances with world-leading security technology firms and experts in specialized services. As a result, our clients have access to the tools, knowledge, and talent needed to realize a comprehensive security program.

 

Kudelski Security has more than 300 employees, and locations across Europe and the United States.

OUR BLOCKCHAIN LEADERS

The Kudelski Blockchain Security Center is comprised of industry specialists and blockchain experts that enable you to implement and sustain new business models based on blockchain technology. This team offers sound advisory support and the proven technology you need in order to move forward with confidence.

 

Scott Carlson

Head of Blockchain Security – Scott spearheads the overall business strategy and direction of our program.

 

 

Ryan Spanier

Head of Solution Architecture and Research Ryan is responsible for the overall architecture, design and delivery of our solutions, including foundational technologies and developer solutions

 

 

Nathan Hamiel

Director of Cybersecurity Research Nathan leads the fundamental research program on blockchain, regularly presenting his research at global cybersecurity events.

 

 

Jean-Philippe Aumasson

Vice President of Technology Jean-Philippe (JP) leads the crypto assessments programs, and is a leading research and activist in the blockchain community.

This core team works closely together with Kudelski Security’s broader resources to simplify and secure blockchain design, development and deployment within in your enterprise environments.

 

  • Kudelski Security Advanced Labs provide the expertise and cutting-edge technology to carry out crypto assessments.
  • We have Research teams and Labs both in the United States and in Switzerland.
  • Advisory consultants help ensure blockchain technology strategy is securely and sustainably deployed.
  • The core team supports internal development initiatives to drive innovation in enterprise blockchain security, with real-world application.

Blog

  • 5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Office 365 Security
    by Francisco Donoso on September 16, 2020 at 11:30 pm

    The Microsoft Office 365 productivity suite counts around 200 million active users per month, making it an incredibly attractive target for cybercriminals. In fact, 85% of security incidents investigated by the Kudelski Security Incident Response team in 2019 can be attributed to an Office 365 email compromise. Of course, email isn’t the only asset at

  • Evolution to Becoming a Modern Day CISO
    by Jason Hicks on September 15, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Today’s top CISOs come from many different backgrounds: some have held more technical roles and decided to switch gears and learn the art of business, while others came from a strong compliance and policy background and were inspired by the machinations of security. Whatever their origin, each CISO has its own blend of qualifications, experience,

  • Beyond Security: Creating a Shared Vision for Flexible Cloud Governance
    by Bo Lane on September 9, 2020 at 3:00 pm

    Cybersecurity organizations should partner with business units to create a shared and flexible cloud governance model that better enables responsible cloud adoption. Businesses cannot (and often will not) wait for security organizations to create inflexible governance frameworks for cloud adoption. After all, the cloud is supposed to be flexible and business-enabling. The high-speed transformation to

  • Return-to-work: Best Practices for Implementing Proximity Tracing to Reduce Workplace Risk
    by Ron Frederick on August 26, 2020 at 5:20 pm

    Contract tracing is especially top of mind given the global challenges surrounding COVID-19, and, in some cases, it’s a requirement as organizations begin re-opening their doors to employees and customers. Analyzing location-based data from network-connected devices or Bluetooth and mobile application signals can significantly reduce workplace risk and enable a safe return to work. We

  • Recruiting the Future of Security: Finding Future CISOs
    by Jason Hicks on August 21, 2020 at 3:00 pm

    It is no secret that finding and recruiting strong Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) candidates is far from easy. Many CISOs typically stay in a role for a few years and subsequently are not able to dedicate adequate time to the development of junior leaders who could become the next wave of security leaders. Most organizations

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