Fancy About

Daniel B. Cid is the VP of Engineering for the security products division at GoDaddy. He is also the original founder of the open source OSSEC HIDS and the Founder of Sucuri, Inc. He is passionated about intrusion detection, log analysis (log-based intrusion detection), web-based malware research and secure development.

He is an active member of the open source and security community, specially known for creating the OSSEC HIDS (Intrusion detection system) and founding Sucuri. He is also the co-writer of the Host-Based Intrusion Detection book.

In the past, he worked at Trend Micro, Q1Labs (now IBM), Sourcefire (now Cisco) and on his own ventures.

On June 2008, he sold his open source project OSSEC to Trend Micro, and joined Trend as the lead of OSSEC development.

On April 2017, he sold Sucuri to GoDaddy and joined the company as a VP of Engineering.

I am Social

Well, not really. But I am on Twitter (@danielcid) and on Linkedin.

A centralized repository to all my research and articles is available here: http://dcid.me/texts/

You can also reach me via email: dcid@dcid.me or dcid@sucuri.net.

Projects

And you can follow the OSSEC and Rootcheck development via my bitbucket repository: http://bitbucket.org/dcid/

Or some of my new research on DNS security (DNS over HTTPS/TLS) via GitHub: https://github.com/dcid/

Interviews and Papers

Some interviews with me:

Old Conferences and papers

Old OSSEC Proud moments

Mentions

Pics

Some public pictures of me. More here: http://dcid.me/pics.html

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Quick Links

Social

External Projects