Ed Bellis

Ed Bellis

CTO and Co-Founder

Ed Bellis is a security industry veteran and expert and known in security circles as “the father of risk-based vulnerability management.” He founded Kenna Security to deliver a data-driven risk-based approach to remediation and help IT teams prioritize and thwart would-be security threats.

Ed is the former CISO of Orbitz and former Vice President, Corporate Information Security at Bank of America. He is an advisor to Dharma and former advisor to SecurityScoreboard.com and Society of Payment Security Professionals. Ed is a contributing author to the book, Beautiful Security (Oram, Andy & Viega, John, O’Reilly Media, 2009).

He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences. Recent engagements include the 2017 Enterprise Security Summit (Dos and Don’ts of Establishing Metrics that Cultivate Real Security) and InfoSec World (Amateur Hour: Why APT’s Are the Least of Your Worries).

Upcoming Events

Find this subject matter expert at the following events:

Canada East
Canada East

Virtual Summit

Sep 08 — Sep 09

Canada East

Los Angeles
Los Angeles

Conference

Sep 22

Los Angeles

Southern California
Southern California

Virtual Summit

Sep 30

Southern California

Dallas
Dallas

Conference

Oct 06 — Oct 07

Dallas

Cybersecurity in Government
Cybersecurity in Government

Virtual Summit

Oct 21

Cybersecurity in Government

Miami
Miami

Conference

Nov 09 — Nov 10

Miami

St. Louis
St. Louis

Conference

Dec 02

St. Louis