Lenny Zeltser develops teams, products, and programs that use cybersecurity to achieve business results. He leads the security program as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Axonius. Earlier, he spearheaded security product management at the startup Minerva Labs and the Fortune 500 organization NCR. He also managed the security consulting practice at a leading cloud services provider acquired by CenturyLink.
Lenny helps shape global cybersecurity practices by teaching incident response and malware defenses at SANS Institute and by sharing knowledge through writing, public speaking, and community projects. He has earned the prestigious GIAC Security Expert professional designation and developed the Linux toolkit REMnux, which is used by malware analysts throughout the world. Lenny is also on the Board of Directors of the SANS Technology Institute.
Lenny’s approaches to business and technology are built upon work experience, independent research, a Computer Science degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and an MBA degree from MIT Sloan. His expertise is strongest at the intersection of business, technology, and cybersecurity and spans incident response, infosec cloud services, and business strategy. To get a sense for his thought process, see his blog.