The need for data security experts has increased. As so many data are floating on the Internet, the need for data security has never been so important. Every company needs a data security expert who can keep the company information safe and secured, protect data from malicious attacks and restore data in case data is lost. Here are the top data security experts that you should follow.

Graham Cluley


He has been working as a computer security expert since early 1990s. He wrote the first version of Dr. Solomon’s Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. He worked as senior technology consultants at Sophos and McAfee. His name was included in the Infosecurity Europe Hall of Fame in 2011.He now maintains his own blog.

Luis Corrons


He is now working as Technical Director for Panda Security. He is a board member of vaious security organizations such as AMTSO (the Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization) and MUTE (Malicious URLs Tracking and Exchange). He is an excellent public speaker and has been a speaker at many major security events. He runs a blog called ‘Libertarian Security’

Mikko Hyppönen, chief research officer, F-Secure


He is the Chief Research Officer of F-Source. He researches on the latest threats in the cyber world. Since 1990, he has helped law enforcement in the US, Europe and Asia on cybercrime cases. He also gives advice to the governments on cyber crime.

Dave Marcus


He is the Director of Security Research at the McAfee Labs. He has expertise on various aspects of cyber security. He is very active on Twitter and often gets engaged in thought-provoking debates on computer security.

These security experts are making news all the time with their research and works on computer security. They can be a great inspiration for us.