Roger Thornton, Founder of Fortify Software, Joins Prevoty Board of Directors

Prevoty, Inc., a leader in runtime application security monitoring and protection, announced that Roger Thornton, chief technology officer at AlienVault, has joined its Board of Directors as an independent Board member, according to a Business Wire press release.

He joins the existing Board of Steve Krausz, general partner at USVP, Shinya Akamine, founder of Core Ventures Group, and Prevoty Co-Founders Julien Bellanger and Kunal Anand.

In 2002, Roger founded Fortify Software with a vision to revolutionize information security by shifting focus from the network and endpoints to the weakest link: applications. Backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Fortify quickly became the undisputed global leader in the fast-growing application security market and was acquired by HP in 2010.

Read the full press release here.