Leading Ad Security and Verification Company Taps Former Kaspersky Lab Head of Anti-Malware Team to Spearhead Anti-Malvertising Initiatives
GeoEdge today announced that online security and malware-threat assessment expert, Eugene Aseev, has joined the GeoEdge team. Aseev will be heading up the security research department and will focus on protecting publishers and platforms against advanced forms of malvertising. His responsibilities will include establishing best practices for malware detection in all online ads, including display, mobile, native and video ads.
Eugene Aseev is an industry-recognized and highly-sought after online security expert specializing in malware detection who comes from a six-year tenure at Kaspersky Lab. During his time there, Aseev established a 24/7 Global Virus Lab with analyst hubs in Moscow, Beijing, and Seattle. Aseev has invented multiple technologies for effective malware detection and developed proven automated systems for malware crawling and detection.
“We are excited to have Aseev on board,” declares CEO Amnon Siev. “As the industry sees an increase in malvertising attacks, we at GeoEdge are committed to protect publishers and platforms against malware and other user security threats. Aseev will provide critical insight and experience that will enhance the company's technological leadership in ad security and malware detection.”
“What drew me to GeoEdge is their cutting-edge technology and approach to digital advertising security,” said Aseev. “I look forward to further establishing best practices for malware detection to cement GeoEdge as the industry’s top provider of ad security and verification solutions.”
With publishers, networks, and exchanges subject to malvertising infections running rampant online, GeoEdge is dedicated to building and maintaining top online security technology for continuous ad security, in online, mobile and video ads. The GeoEdge pledge is to ensure a safe, clean, and engaging experience for all users worldwide.