DarkLight names new chief data officer

DarkLight, a cybersecurity analytics and automation platform driven by artificial intelligence, has named Shawn Riley its Chief Data Officer following his successful eight months as a Senior Advisor to the company, the company said.

As Chief Data Officer, Riley will drive the product strategy and vision by advancing the Artificial Intelligence (AI) solution to the cyber ecosystem to support security operations, analytics, and reporting.

Riley, a regular contributor to the Science of Security (SoS) Virtual Organization, has two decades of experience in the defense and intelligence communities, initially as part of the US Navy´s Cryptologic Community specializing in Information Assurance and Information Operations before transitioning to Lockheed Martin where he last served as a Senior Fellow and Head of Cyber Intelligence. Just prior to joining DarkLight, Riley spent a year as the Director of Cybersecurity Science at Monsanto company.

DarkLight is a cybersecurity analytics and automation platform driven by artificial intelligence (AI). This solution is a force multiplier which leverages the logic, knowledge, and reasoning of security analysts to deliver human-quality results, at scale.