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Lindsey O’Donnell-Welch

Executive Editor

Lindsey O’Donnell-Welch is an award-winning journalist who strives to shed light on how security issues impact not only businesses and defenders on the front line, but also the daily lives of consumers.

In her previous position at Threatpost, Lindsey covered all aspects of the cybersecurity industry - from data privacy regulatory efforts to the evolution of underground cybercriminal marketplaces. Prior to that, Lindsey specialized in writing about microprocessors, enterprise business technology and the Internet of Things at CRN. In Lindsey’s spare time, she enjoys playing tennis and traveling.

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688 articles by Lindsey O’Donnell-Welch

Decipher Podcast: Source Code 10/21

Welcome to Source Code: Decipher's behind the scenes look at the weekly news with input from our sources.

Source Code, Podcast

CISOs, Board Members and the Search for Cybersecurity Common Ground

Boards of directors are on track to better understand cybersecurity and its impact on their companies - and interactions with CISOs play a key role in that evolution.

CISO

‘Milestone’ Ursnif Variant Sheds Banking Trojan Features

Ursnif's newest variant, LDR4, has been reconstructed from a banking trojan into a generic backdoor.

Malware

Security Remains a ‘Living, Breathing Task’ Long After Incidents

A panel of CISOs from companies like SolarWinds and Kaseya discussed their efforts to rebuild company culture with security in mind on the heels of massive security incidents at their organizations.

CISO, Ciso Concerns

Critical-Severity Flaw in Apache Commons Text Library Fixed

Details about the severity and scope of the vulnerability are still emerging, including the detection of any examples of real-world applications using vulnerable configurations of the impacted library.

Apache