David brings more than 10 years of experience in cyber consulting and adversarial cyber security. Before his current position, he led Sygnia’s Adversarial Tactics group, managing Red and Purple Teaming, vulnerability research, offensive tool development and assisting in complex forensic investigations. Before joining Sygnia he worked for Comsec Consulting and served in cyber and technology positions at the Israeli Prime Minister's Office, Department of Defense, and Unit 8200 - IDF’s elite cyber and intelligence unit. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from Tel Aviv University.
Choosing whether to pay ransom isn’t a moral or ethical decision. It is always a business decision based on risk reduction and protecting the interests of an organization’s customers, employees and key stakeholders.