Ron Moritz, a senior executive at CA International, is joining the Microsoft Forefront team as the new General Manager for the Edge Security and Access Group.  Ron joins Microsoft from CA (formerly Computer Associates), where he was the Senior Vice President, Chief Security Strategist, and prior to that was the Chief Technical Officer at Symantec. Moritz brings 22 years of deep security experience to Microsoft and will be the driver of Microsoft’s edge security efforts, which includes the Internet Security & Acceleration (ISA) Server, as well as the Intelligent Application Gateway (IAG), as well helping to help drive overall security products strategy

 

Moritz is one of the authors of six books in the field of security, including the Black Book of Corporate Security, and has been the keynote speaker at dozens of meetings and conferences on the subject, including keynote speaker at the RSA conferences in 2003 and 2004. Moritz has written and been quoted in hundreds of professional articles in the field of security.