http://news.hostexploit.com/hosts-and-registrars-news/4876-from-the-trenches-to-icanns-chief-security-officer.htmlFriday April 29, 2011
Jeff Moss, founder of DEF CON, starts his new job today, April 29, as Vice President and Chief Security Officer of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). He will be based at the multinational non-profit organization's office in Washington, D.C., where he will begin making his contribution to ICANN's mission to secure a stable and unified global Internet.
ICANN’s appointment of Jeff Moss has been praised by leading security experts and organizations for the breadth of knowledge that he will bring to the team. As founder of the world’s largest hacker conference DEF CON, and Black Hat, a global technical security conference Jeff has the type of experience that is vital for ICANN as it continues to meet the challenges of the future.