Mike Schuricht

Mike has led the product management and techpubs teams since joining Bitglass in November 2013. He has a background in the development of enterprise security products, with expertise in configuration management, UI design, and networking. Prior to joining Bitglass, Mike was a PM at Palo Alto Networks leading security management and UI strategy. Before that, he held technical marketing and engineering roles at Mentor Graphics. Mike earned an MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering and BS in Computer Engineering from UC Santa Barbara.

Articles by Mike Schuricht

New DDoS Botnet Targets ARC-Based IoT Devices

Following the news of  Mirai Okiru: the new DDoS botnet that’s targeting ARC-based IoT devices. Mike Schuricht, VP of Products at Bitglass commented below. Mike Schuricht, VP of Products at Bitglass: “This new botnet, as with the recent Spectre bug, demonstrates the challenges with securing low-level hardware and the threat posed by uncontrolled endpoints. Where endpoints are vulnerable, sensitive …


5 Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities That People Still Forget About

People are cautious of physical theft, but the security of digital assets is often ignored. The simplest actions can have devastating consequences for your data security. Outdated software, weak credentials, and malware all create opportunities for data exfiltration. Studies show that many users believe they won’t be targeted by hackers and aren’t aware of the …