5th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

June 22nd-25th, 2015 Smolarz Auditorium, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Ofir Arkin

Ofir Arkin for websiteVice President and the Chief Architect at McAfee, Intel Security 

Ofir Arkin is a Vice President and the Chief Architect at McAfee, part of Intel Security, where he is responsible for driving and coordinating the overall architectural vision across McAfee products.

Prior to his current role, Ofir had served as the CTO for the Security Management Business, and was responsible for driving vision and product strategy for McAfee's security management business unit.

Since joining McAfee with the Insightix acquisition, Ofir has been leading cross-functional teams on the architecture, strategy and execution of the Data Exchange Layer and the Security Connected Framework. His work in this area created the design and has accelerated the development of DXL, culminating in the release of McAfee Threat Intelligence Exchange, the first technology fully leveraging DXL.

Prior to his tenure at McAfee, he founded Insightix, an innovator of real-time security intelligence and control solutions where he served as CTO. He has also authored numerous research papers, patents, patent applications, advisories and influential articles covering adaptive security, information warfare, network visibility, access control, VoIP security and remote OS fingerprinting.