Author: Gary Davis

Gary Davis Gary Davis is Chief Consumer Security Evangelist. Through a consumer lens, he works closely with internal teams to drive strategic alignment of products with the needs of the security space. Gary also oversees Intel Security online safety education to educate businesses and consumers by distilling complex security topics into easily understandable and actionable advice. During his 5+ years at Intel Security, he has held leadership roles in the consumer and enterprise divisions where he has helped shape various product portfolios and strategic direction along with advocating for cybersecurity education. Gary has appeared on multiple business, security and consumer lifestyle broadcast outlets, including CBS News, CNBC, FOX News, Bloomberg, WSJ MoneyBeat and several Bay Area television stations; and quoted in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Money Magazine, CNN, Forbes, TIME Magazine, LA Times, Huffington Post, MSNBC, PC Magazine, CNET, CSO Magazine, and PC World. He is a sought-after speaker discussing the state of and trends in digital security. Prior to joining McAfee, he held senior management positions for more than 15 years in technology companies. Gary serves on the board of directors of the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). Twitter: @garyjdavis. / McAfee Blog. For media requests, please contact kim_eichorn@mcafee.com or chris_palm@mcafee.com.

For the lot of us, the holidays signify a relaxing slowdown, and a time for family, friends and merry celebration. Alas, the work of a cybercriminal is never done. As a holiday gift to you, we at Intel Security want to share the growing threats you should have on your radar as we enter 2016. […]

Smartphones are one of the most rapidly adopted technologies in history. According to Pew Research, 64 percent of all adults in the United States own one. For adults ages 18 to 29, that number is an astounding 85 percent. That means in a few very short years, nearly every American will be carrying a personal […]

What do you get when you mix private data, Internet-connected toys, and poorly secured online services? Answer: a massive breach involving millions of adults, children, and a lot of very personal, very sensitive information. Brace yourselves — this one’s ugly. It starts with Motherboard’s security reporter, Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai. Lorenzo was contacted by an anonymous hacker […]

The holiday season is upon us, and for many its time to stock up on gifts. Seasonal sales are eagerly anticipated – so much so, that you may have both Black Friday and Cyber Monday highlighted on your calendars. So what should you know as you ready your wallet in the coming weeks? It turns […]

It’s that time of year again: the time for a gauntlet of ads, shopping trips, and crowds as we begin the holiday season. Like most years, gift-givers will be looking for the latest and greatest in toys and tech gadgets for those on their list. Many of these connect to the Internet or other devices, […]