Matthew Gardiner

Matthew Gardiner

Director of Enterprise Security Campaigns |


Matthew Gardiner is a Director of Enterprise Security Campaigns at Mimecast and is currently focused on email security, phishing, malware and cloud security. With more than 15 years focused in security, Matthew’s expertise in various roles includes threat detection & response, network monitoring, SIEM, endpoint threat detection, threat intelligence, identity & access management, Web access management, identity federation, cloud security, and IT compliance at RSA, Netegrity, and CA Technologies. Previously he was President and a member of the board of trustees of the security industry non-profit, the Kantara Initiative. Matthew has a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and an SM in Management from MIT's Sloan School of Management.

Posts by Matthew Gardiner

Security, Threat Intelligence Hub

VelvetSweatshop Microsoft Excel® Spreadsheet Encryption Rises Again to Deliver LimeRAT Malware

Editor’s note: Thanks to Mimecast Threat Center’s Doron Attias and Tal Dery for this discovery. Microsoft Excel’s standard file encryption capabilities can be used to obfuscate and deliver malware. Mimecast Threat Center researchers…

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Mimecast Discovers MDB Leaker: Microsoft Access Vulnerability CVE-2019-1463

The Security Implications of an Apparent Memory Leak in the Microsoft Access Database Editor’s note: Thanks to Mimecast Research Labs’ Ofir Shlomo and Tal Dery for this discovery. In January 2019, Mimecast Research Labs discovered and …

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Op-ed: Symantec & Carbon Black - A Tale of Two Cybersecurity Acquisitions

From a CISO’s perspective: Why the Carbon Black acquisition is potentially good news and the Symantec one is not. The following is an op-ed from Matthew Gardiner, Director, Enterprise Security Campaigns The recently announced acquisitions of S…

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