CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Keeper Security, Inc., the leading creator of zero-knowledge security solutions, Keeper Password Manager and KeeperChat, today announced the addition of two strategic hires.
Adam Everspaugh, PhD joins Keeper as a cybersecurity advisor. He is an expert in cryptography, conducts advanced research on applied cryptography and analyzes emerging cryptographic protocols for Google and other technology companies. Dr. Adam Everspaugh is the co-inventor of the Pythia PRF service that protects passwords with an oblivious cryptographic primitive. He co-authored ReCrypt, a key-homomorphic encryption scheme for securely rotating keys used in cloud storage. Adam also discovered and published flaws in the Linux random number generator and the Dual Elliptic Curve random number generator.
"Keeper has captured my attention. It's a dynamic group of people and they have an impressive track record already: millions of individual users and thousands of businesses globally; just shy of 2 billion passwords protected. I've already started working with Keeper on new cryptographic designs and advising them on new security features and products which complement their enterprise password management platform. I can't wait to show the world what we're building," says Adam Everspaugh, Cybersecurity Advisor at Keeper.
Jeff Hines joins Keeper as Vice President of Sales. Jeff has over 25 years of enterprise SaaS inside sales and channel sales experience. He has worked at companies including Opentext, Oracle and Dell/EMC covering cybersecurity, enterprise information management and digital storage solutions. He received his Bachelors in Marketing from Indiana University and did his post-graduate studies at Stanford University. "I'm excited about joining Keeper because of its best-in-class security products and dynamic leadership team. Darren and Craig, the company's founders, are passionate about building a world-class company," says Jeff Hines, VP of Sales at Keeper.
"Welcoming Adam and Jeff to Keeper is both an honor and a privilege," says Darren Guccione, CEO and Co-founder of Keeper Security. "Keeper is exhibiting triple-digit growth in our SMB, SME and Enterprise business. We are thrilled that Adam and Jeff have joined us in their respective roles as we continue to drive innovation and scale our global business."
Keeper Security, Inc. ("Keeper") is transforming the way organizations and individuals protect their passwords and sensitive digital assets to significantly reduce cyber theft. Keeper is the leading provider of zero-knowledge security and encryption products covering password management, digital file storage and messaging. Keeper is trusted by millions of people and thousands of businesses to protect their digital assets and help mitigate the risk of a data breach. Keeper is SOC-2 Certified and is also certified for use by the Federal government through the System for Award Management (SAM) and the General Services Administration (GSA). Keeper protects businesses of all sizes across every major industry sector. Learn more at https://keepersecurity.com and https://keeperchat.com.
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