Dan Raywood

Contributing Editor, Infosecurity Magazine

Dan Raywood is a journalist with more than 15 years of experience, having primarily covered the B2B sector for areas including building services, payroll and minicabs.

He was the launch Editor of Addison Lee’s trade magazine Echo99, surfed the credit crunch as a Reporter on Mortgage Introducer and spent five years as Editor of garment decoration bible Printwear and Promotion.

Since summer 2008, Dan has been at the forefront of the information security industry. As News Editor of SC Magazine he covered breaking stories such as Stuxnet, Flame and Conficker and the online hacktivist campaigns of Anonymous and LulzSec, and broke the news on the EU’s mandatory data breach disclosure law and a vulnerability which affected more than 200 sites.

In 2013 he relaunched the news hub and webcast channel of IT Security Guru, where he spent his time talking to the security industry’s best minds and convincing them to do interviews on camera. He later spent time as an analyst covering SIEM and threat intelligence providers for 451 Research, and is now acting Editor of Infosecurity Magazine where he runs webcasts, editorial content across the magazine and website and attends industry events across the world.

He has spoken at events including 44CON, Infosecurity Europe, Software Industry Research Board conference and SC Congress.