Ryan joined the company in 2008 as a Security Evangelist. In March 2013, he was appointed the Head of Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research & Analysis Team in the United States.
Ryan has extensive experience in computer security user education. He specialises in operating system and third-party application vulnerabilities, zero-day attacks, social engineering and social networking threats, and issues related to responsible vulnerability disclosure.
He has monitored security and hacker attack trends for over 10 years, writing for eWEEK magazine and ZDNet‘s Zero Day blog. Before joining Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research & Analysis Team, Ryan created and managed Threatpost.com, Kaspersky Lab‘s security news service.