Ofir Arkin is the VP and Chief Architect at McAfee where he is responsible for driving and coordinating the overall architectural vision across McAfee products.
Prior to his current role, Ofir had served as the CTO for the Security Management Business, and was responsible for driving vision and product strategy for McAfee’s security management business unit.
Since joining McAfee with the Insightix acquisition, Ofir has been leading cross-functional teams on the architecture, strategy and execution of the Data Exchange Layer and the Security Connected Framework. His work in this area created the design and has accelerated the development of DXL, culminating in the release of McAfee Threat Intelligence Exchange, the first technology fully leveraging DXL.
Prior to his tenure at McAfee, he founded Insightix, an innovator of real-time security intelligence and control solutions where he served as CTO. He has also authored numerous research papers, patents, patent applications, advisories and influential articles covering information warfare, network visibility, access control, VoIP security and remote OS fingerprinting.