Dov Yoran

Sr. Director, Strategy & Business Development

Security Business Group Cisco Systems, Inc

Dov Yoran has a career-long focus in information security. He is the Sr. Director of Strategy and Business Development for the Cisco Security Business Group. This team focuses technology integrations & ecosystems, OEM, licensing, and strategic partner relationships across the security portfolio.

Dov came to Cisco as part of the ThreatGRID acquisition in June of 2014. He was co-founder and CEO of ThreatGRID, the first unified malware analysis and threat intelligence solution that helps organizations defend against advanced cyber attacks. Prior to that, he was a co-founder and partner at MetroSITE Group, an advisory services firm to both emerging security companies and large enterprises. Previously, he held several leadership roles at Solutionary (now NTT), Symantec, Riptech (acquired by Symantec) and Accenture.

Dov is a Founding Member of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), serves on the Boards of the NY Metro ISSA and CSA chapters and frequently speaks at industry conferences. He has a Masters in Science (MS) in Engineering Management with a concentration in Information Security Management from George Washington University and a Bachelor of Science (BS), cum laude, in Chemistry from Tufts University.


August 15, 2017


Cisco and IBM collaborate to increase security effectiveness

3 min read

On May 30, 2017, Cisco and IBM Security announced a key relationship to address the rising tide of security threats and the need to respond rapidly. Cisco and IBM Security will work together to offer specific product integrations, a managed security service provider (MSSP) roadmap, and threat intelligence collaboration programs. The relationship focuses on making […]