Chief Information Security Officer

Laura Whitt-Winyard

- Featured in Women Know Cyber: 100 Fascinating Females Fighting Cybercrime 

- Contributing Advisor for the Cyberspace Solarium Commission Report

- Contributing Advisor on H.R.4792 Cyber Shield Act of 2019


Current Role

  • Company Name: Malwarebytes
  • Job Title: Chief Information Security Officer
  • Start Date: February 2022
  • Company Industry: Computer Software
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Malwarebytes believes that when people and organizations are free from threats, they are free to thrive. Founded in 2008, Malwarebytes CEO Marcin Kleczynski had one mission: to rid the world of malware. Today, that mission has expanded to provide cyberprotection for every one. Malwarebytes provides consumers and organizations with device protection, privacy, and prevention through effective, intuitive, and inclusive solutions in the home, on-the-go, at work, or on campus. A world-class team of threat researchers and security experts enable Malwarebytes to protect millions of customers and combat existing and never-before-seen threats using artificial intelligence and machine learning to catch new threats rapidly. With threat hunters and innovators across the world, the company is headquartered in California with offices in Europe and Asia.


Other Active Roles

  • Company Name: HMG Strategy | ICIT (Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology)
  • Job Title: International Advisory Board Member and Global Women in Technology Board Member | Fellow
  • Start Date: July 2020 | September 2019

Previous Company:

  • Company Name: DLL
  • Job Title: Global Chief Information Security Officer 
  • Start Date: May 2018