Author: Zhang Chi
Legend McAfee John's career in a surprising twist, he wants to join a company, to work for others. Located in Toronto's Equibit Development Corporation recently announced that McAfee was hired as the company's chief security officer, interestingly, he did not report to CEO, but directly to the board of directors.
Equibit is a security company whose services are used to ensure the security of the issue of shares and to protect transactions from hacker attacks, in which the use of the block to the center of the chain technology. The platform will also deal with other services, such as shareholder voting and registration of new shareholders.
Equibit believes that after McAfee joined the company will continue to develop security standards for the block chain services. As a legendary figure in the security community, McAfee should be beneficial to the company. McAfee I think that Equibit has been focused on the financial sector heavyweight block chain company, he joined the company is to help the company grow faster. But the specific tools, the two sides did not say clearly.
McAfee founded Associates McAfee in 1987, and left the company in 1994. The company in 2011 for $7 billion 680 million commitment to Intel.
In 2010, he set up a new company, QuorumEx, to develop a new type of antibiotics. In 2013, he founded Tense Central Future, to develop a secure network equipment D-Central. In 2014, he also developed a Cognizant application to help mobile phone users to understand the permissions granted to other applications. In addition, in addition to the business incubator, he is the investment fund McAfee Global Technologies CEO John and executive chairman.
Of course, he is the most amazing a few years ago involved in a murder case, but then settle a matter by leaving it unsettled. He was in America the decadent life of much criticism.