LOS ALTOS, Calif., Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- 4iQ, a leader in protecting identities and enterprises by scanning the surface, deep and dark web for stolen and lost data, today announced Barmak Meftah, president and CEO at AlienVault, to its board of directors.
"Companies are increasingly recognizing the need to protect against credential stuffing and account take-over," said Monica Pal, 4iQ CEO. "Barmak is an internationally recognized expert in enterprise security, with a deep understanding of the marketplace, the technology and the challenges, and we are fortunate to have him on our team."
A 20-year veteran of the enterprise cyber security industry, Barmak Meftah has held senior positions with responsibility over data security products and lines of business at HP, Fortify Software and Oracle. Since 2011, he has served as CEO of AlienVault, a leading provider of unified security management and crowdsourced threat intelligence enabling organizations with limited resources to rapidly detect and respond to threats.
"4iQ's unique 'outside-in' approach to cyber security is fundamentally changing the way businesses and individuals protect identities online, prevent credential stuffing and comply with NIST Digital Identity Guidelines," said Meftah. "This is an exciting time to join 4iQ's board."
In addition to Meftah, 4iQ recently announced the appointment of Mike Rogers to its board of directors. A former Chairman of the US House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and former FBI Special Agent, Honorable Mike Rogers brings a deep understanding of the evolving threats facing individuals, organizations and governments.
4iQ provides identity theft intelligence that helps organizations measure, monitor and manage digital risk. 4iQ protects people and enterprises by scanning the surface, social and deep and dark web for stolen, leaked or lost login credentials and other personally identifiable information (PII). 4iQ then notifies organizations and individuals when these records appear to guard against the theft of identities, information and money before it happens. In addition to ongoing deep and dark web monitoring, the 4iQ platform also helps companies meet password guidelines, verify credentials, and prevent account takeover. 4iQ is headquartered in Los Altos, CA and backed by Trident Capital Cybersecurity, Telefonica, BGV and Adara Ventures. For more information, please visit www.4iQ.com.