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About Us

Leading the Pack in Offensive Security.

We've been in the offensive security space for almost two decades and are proud to be home to the innovators, engineers, and exploit writers behind some of the most popular security tools and research out there.

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Security isn’t just a job to us. We do this because we love it. And because we're committed to the common good.

We care about security because it’s in our DNA. We support the security and research communities because we belong to them. And we invest in research to stay ahead of emerging threats and new attack vectors because we believe in helping the good guys stay a step ahead. Regardless of whether you work with us, we believe everyone deserves to be secure online and this mission drives us to do better every day, to never stop learning, and to always be innovating.

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Breaches aren't inevitable

We believe the best way to manage risk is adopting a forward defense philosophy — focusing on prevention, not reaction.

We focus on offensive security because we believe that the best way to secure modern organizations is by subjecting their networks and applications to the same attacks they see in the real world. Because it’s not just one vulnerability that leads to a breach now, it’s an attacker with the skill, patience, and desire to chain several vulnerabilities together into a working exploit. Understanding your exposure is not as simple as running a tool or meeting a requirement.

For too long, enterprises have been told that breaches are inevitable and part of the cost of doing business. It’s why the industry has focused on reacting to intrusions after they’ve happened, instead of preventing them in the first place. We believe there's a better way. Our solutions are designed to uncover your exposures before they are exploited.

18 years of experience

We Are Battle Tested.

Titans in every industry have entrusted their offensive security to us. We've been honored to help them achieve their full security potential. Now we’re ready for the next challenge: yours.

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26 of the Fortune 100

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20k+ Projects Completed in Last 6 Years

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5 of the Top 5 Global Media Companies

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10 of the Top 20 Global Retailers

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8 of the Top 10 Global Tech Companies

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6 of the Top 10 Manufacturers

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Commander of United States Cyber Command

We must “defend forward” in cyberspace, as we do in the physical domains. Our naval forces do not defend by staying in port, and our airpower does not remain at airfields. They patrol the seas and skies to ensure they are positioned to defend our country before our borders are crossed. The same logic applies in cyberspace.

Meet Our Leaders

Our leadership team brings decades of experience to our shared mission of making the world safer.

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Vincent Liu

CEO and Co-Founder

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Francis Brown

Co-Founder and Board Member

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Gwenyth Castro

Chief Growth Officer

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Patrick Davis

Chief Financial Officer

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Christie Terrill

Chief Information Security Officer

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Aaron Symanski

Chief Technology Officer

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Kevin Brooks

VP of Finance

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Tom Eston

VP of Consulting & Cosmos

Our Board of Directors & Advisory Board

We're lucky to have some of the best minds in cybersecurity as board members & advisors.

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Vincent Liu

Board Member • Co-Founder & CEO, Bishop Fox

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Francis Brown

Board Member • Co-Founder, Bishop Fox

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Don Dixon

Board Member • Managing Director, Forgepoint Capital

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Steve Huffman

Board Member • CEO, Reddit

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Chris Wenner

Board Member • Managing Director, Carrick Capital Partners

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Ernie Bio

Board Observer • Managing Director, Forgepoint Capital

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Kevin Marcus

Board Observer • Partner, WestCap

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Martina Lauchengco

Board Advisor • Partner at Costanoa Ventures

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Barmak Meftah

Board Advisor • Partner at Ballistic Ventures

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Alex Stamos

Board Advisor • Partner at Krebs Stamos Group

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Evan Wolff

Board Advisor • Partner at Crowell & Moring LLP

Discover an Award-Winning Difference

We're proud to be recognized as the leader in offensive security — and a great place to work!

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Global Infosec Awards Winner 2023
Bishop Fox winner of the 2021 SC award for best emerging technology.
Bishop Fox winner of the Stevie Silver Awards 2022.
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Are You Ready to Defend Forward?

We'd love to chat about your offensive security needs. We can help you determine the best solutions for your organization and accelerate your journey to forward defense.

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