Apr 7, 2020
Marty Edwards has worked for an ICS asset owner, INL, DHS, ISA
and late last year he made the move to a security product vendor,
Tenable. This happened at the same time that Tenable acquired
Indegy for $78M, indicating they are serious about OT security
space. I talk with Marty a bit about his past career and then focus
on why he moved to Tenable and what Tenable's strategy is for the
- Marty’s impressions on what DHS / CISA / ICS-CERT has done
since he left.
- Why Marty even considered working for a cybersecurity
- Did the Tenable acquisition of Indegy play a part in his
- Is Tenable.OT rebranded Indegy product or something else?
- What are the plans to integrate the Indegy product into the
Tenable.sc (Security Center) system? Is this simply a push of OT to
SC? Or will it be bi-directional communication?
- What is Tenable’s commitment to the ICS security space? Given
that Tenable and many others, McAfee, Symantec, Mandiant, …, have
invested only to pull back in a bad quarter.
- Is Tenable an OT asset management solution? If so, what parts
of asset management and how does it interact with the missing
- How do the Tenable products prioritize vulnerabilities
discovered in Tenable.OT or Tenable.SC?