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Former U.S. Congressman Mike Rogers Joins AppGuard


NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AppGuard, Inc, the pioneers of zero trust cybersecurity software for endpoints, servers and mobile platforms, announced today the appointment of former Congressman Michael J Rogers, to its advisory board.  Mike will serve as co-Chairman of Trustica, AppGuard's IoT and 5G division. Trustica's innovative technology employs Perfect Forward Secrecy (PFS) to protect data as it flow over and through hardware and networks around the globe.

"We're really excited to add Congressman Rogers to our team. His knowledge of cybersecurity, technology and the global intelligence landscape is a tremendous asset for us as we continue to scale rapidly," said Jon Loew, CEO of AppGuard.

Rogers joins former CIA Counter Intelligence Chief Mark Kelton, a fellow Co-Chair of AppGuard's Trustica capabilities division, to protect organizations against both software and hardware based vulnerabilities.

Rogers is a former member of Congress, officer in the Army, and FBI special agent. In the U.S. House he chaired the Intelligence Committee, becoming a leader on cybersecurity and national security policy, and overseeing the 17 intelligence agencies' $70 billion budget. Today Mike is a CNN national security commentator, and hosts and produces CNN's "Declassified." He sits on the board of IronNet Cybersecurity and MITRE Corporation and advises Next Century Corporation and Trident Capital. He has advised Corp 500 companies on Cybersecurity, technology, and global affairs and is a frequent national speaker. He is Distinguished Fellow and Trustee at Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress, and a Senior Fellow at Harvard University.

"AppGuard's zero trust cybersecurity solutions are impressive and critical for every organization's overall security strategy. As attacks continue to increase in frequency and sophistication, it's going to take advanced solutions like AppGuard to stay ahead of the adversaries," said Rogers.

About AppGuard, Inc.

New York, NY. -based AppGuard, Inc. is a subsidiary of Blue Planet-works, Inc, a Japan-based Global Cybersecurity Company.  AppGuard provides award-winning endpoint cybersecurity protection for enterprises as well as small and medium sized businesses. AppGuard's patented inheritance technology maintains the same level of guarding and isolation on any process spawned from a risky application. The technology does not rely on detection and response, and instead prevents. For more information, visit:


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