Circuit

Blog archive

Former FBI cybersecurity exec joins Mandiant

Former FBI cybersecurity executive Scott O’Neal is becoming a director at Mandiant Corp. of Alexandria, Va., a vendor of incident response and computer forensics solutions and services, the information security company announced today.

O’Neal is a 24-year veteran agent of the FBI who most recently served as deputy assistant director of the bureau's Cyber Crime Division. He retired from the FBI in August 2009.

O’Neal will be responsible for expanding Mandiant’s federal practice, the company said in a news release.

Mandiant provides services, products and education to commercial and federal clients.



Posted by Alice Lipowicz on Dec 09, 2010 at 12:11 PM


Featured

  • Cybersecurity

    DHS floats 'collective defense' model for cybersecurity

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen wants her department to have a more direct role in defending the private sector and critical infrastructure entities from cyberthreats.

  • Defense
    Defense Secretary James Mattis testifies at an April 12 hearing of the House Armed Services Committee.

    Mattis: Cloud deal not tailored for Amazon

    On Capitol Hill, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sought to quell "rumors" that the Pentagon's planned single-award cloud acquisition was designed with Amazon Web Services in mind.

  • Census
    shutterstock image

    2020 Census to include citizenship question

    The Department of Commerce is breaking with recent practice and restoring a question about respondent citizenship last used in 1950, despite being urged not to by former Census directors and outside experts.

Stay Connected

FCW Update

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.