Paul Roberts - Contributing Author

Paul Roberts is an experienced technology writer and editor began his reporting career as a U.S. Correspondent for the IDG News Service. He has spent the last decade covering hacking, cyber threats and information technology security, including senior positions as a writer, editor and industry analyst. Most recently, Paul served as editor of and a Security Evangelist for Threatpost’s corporate parent, Kaspersky Lab. He spent three years covering the enterprise IT security space as a Senior Analyst in The 451 Group’s Enterprise Security Practice and worked as an editor and senior writer for InfoWorld Magazine and Ziff Davis’s eWeek. Prior to donning a reporter’s cap, Paul spent eight years working in the high tech field as a technical writer, trainer and communications specialist for firms including Cisco Systems, Logica and SteelPoint Technologies (now part of Autonomy). Paul is frequently interviewed about trends within the cyber security space. His work has appeared on NPR’s Marketplace Tech Report, The Boston Globe,, Fortune Small Business, as well as ZDNet, Computerworld, InfoWorld, eWeek, CIO , CSO and He was, yes, a guest on The Oprah Show — but that’s a long story.