Coalfire Taps Cybersecurity Expert As Advisor

Denver-based IT auditing and risk compliance software firm Coalfire said this week that it has named Mark Weatherford, the former top cybersecurity official at the Department of Homeland Security, to its advisory board. Coalfire said that Weatherford is currently at global security advisory firm the Chertoff Group. He previously also served at North American Electric Reliability Corporation, was California's first Chief Information Security Officer, and also served as Chief Information Security Officer for the State of Colorado. Coalfire is venture backed by Bair Capital.