Q&A: Amit Yoran On Leaving RSA, New CEO Role At Tenable And 2017 Security Predictions
New Role For Yoran
Last week, RSA CEO and industry thought leader Amit Yoran announced he was leaving the Bedford, Mass.-based security vendor to take a role as CEO at Tenable Network Security. The news comes less than four months after Bedford, Mass.-based RSA was acquired by Dell, as part of the EMC Federation. In an interview with CRN, Yoran discussed why he decided to leave RSA and the opportunity he sees at Tenable, which offers a vulnerability assessment and management platform.
"It is a really fantastic opportunity and I am joining the company at a really exciting time. It's awesome," Yoran said. Keep reading for a taste of Yoran's plans at Tenable (both for the technology and the channel), his thoughts on what is next for RSA and some 2017 security predictions.