Get Pricing Request Demo

WE DELIVER

HIPAA, PCI and GDPR compliance from the cloud

WE PREVENT

downtime in any cloud or hybrid IT environment

Making the cloud safe for business

Extend your team and simplify your security operations

Outthink and outpace threat actors with on-demand access to security tools and expert skills

Be up and protected in two minutes or less. Armor solutions extend your security capabilities by delivering 24/7 access to military-grade security expertise, integrated global threat intelligence gathered from over 1,200 client environments and powered by Spartan, the industry’s first threat prevention and response platform for cloud workloads and hybrid IT.

Learn about our managed services

Feb 222018

The Forgotten Cybersecurity Threat: Insider Misuse

Troy Dearing | Manager Threat Resistance Unit

An old proverb states, “the road to hell is paved with good intentions.” We’re willing to bet this proverb wasn’t referring to cybersecurity when it originally came to be. When you think about it, though, it’s highly applicable to one of the biggest threats facing businesses today: insider misuse. Over-trusting and unaware employees act with […]

Troy Dearing Image

Troy Dearing

Manager Threat Resistance Unit

Troy Dearing (Gunnery Sergeant, Retired) joined Armor as a Sr Ethical Hacker bringing 20 years of expertise in IT and cyber security to the Threat Resistant Unit (TRU).

Before joining Armor, Troy was a Computer Network Operator for the NSA, where he was tasked with performing Computer Network Exploitation operations. For 20 years he served the Marine Corps with distinction as a network intelligence subject matter expert, instrumental in the creation of a service level course on network exploitation and analysis. Early in his career he was selected for an internship at the NSA’s Red Team which established his foundation in cyber security expertise.

Troy hails from the great state of Arizona. He graduated magna cumm laude from the University of Maryland University College attaining his Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity. Troy is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Armor Blog

CYBER SECURITY & THREAT INTELLIGENCE FROM THE EXPERTS AT ARMOR

Every week, the Armor blog provides analysis, thought leadership and actionable insights for a variety of cloud security topics and news. Our experts keep you informed and ready for cyber threats as they emerge. Stay tuned, and secure.