David Ulevitch

No Longer with Cisco

David Ulevitch joined Cisco through the acquisition of OpenDNS, a cloud security company he founded in 2005 with the goal of delivering a safer and faster Internet experience.

Under his leadership, the cloud-delivered service today protects a global audience of more than 65 million people across more than 10,000 enterprise customers, including many of the largest companies in the world.

A noted Internet and security expert, Mr. Ulevitch has a Bachelor of Science degree in Anthropology from Washington University in St. Louis. Mr. Ulevitch is on the Board of Directors for The Tony Hawk Foundation, an organization that fosters lasting improvements in society, with an emphasis on supporting and empowering youth.


March 15, 2018


Cisco’s Cloud Security Strategy is Driving Innovation and Growth

Through Cisco’s differentiated cloud security approach, some captured below, our customers today are reaping the benefits and driving growth and innovation in their own organizations.

February 5, 2018


An Industry-First: A Better Framework for Cyber Risk

Cisco, Apple, Allianz and Aon are unveiling the industry’s first integrated solution designed to manage cyber risk associated with ransomware and other malware-related threats.

November 1, 2017


Cisco Expands Its Multicloud Security Portfolio

The traditional corporate data center is still the hub for most enterprises, but increasingly organizations are leveraging the benefits of the multicloud world to drive operational efficiencies, scale and expand growth. While the benefits are clear, securing multicloud environments like SaaS apps, public cloud infrastructure and hybrid cloud environments is complex. Users are increasingly self-selecting […]

July 20, 2017


Threats with Escalating Impact: Announcing the Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report

It’s time again for our Midyear Cybersecurity Report (MCR), which offers updates on the security research and insights revealed in the recent Annual Cybersecurity Report. The unsettling news at this halfway point in the year is that the bad actors are adding new and sophisticated spins to their exploits. Their aim is not just to […]

June 26, 2017


Apple and Cisco: Partnering to Deliver the Deepest Visibility and Security Control for a Mobile Workforce

Apple and Cisco have partnered to create the best experience for iPhone and iPad on corporate networks. Now, the Cisco Security Connector will deliver visibility, control, and privacy for iOS.

February 6, 2017


Cisco 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report: The Hidden Danger of Uninvestigated Threats

Responding to security threats requires time, talent and money — resources that most security professionals would agree are in seemingly short supply. As discussed in the Cisco 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report (ACR), security teams seek out strategies such as automated security solutions or cloud-based tools to overcome these resource constraints. Effective security requires automation and […]

August 1, 2016


Cisco Completes Acquisition of CloudLock

I’m excited to announce today that Cisco has completed the acquisition of CloudLock. CloudLock’s unique approach to security enables customers to manage and secure their transition to the cloud by providing powerful security insights and controls that are easy to deploy and simple to manage. In a new IT landscape marked by personal devices in […]