Security solutions provider 802 Secure has hired Mike Raggo as its chief security officer (CSO). Raggo is an expert in mobile data and Internet of things (IoT) security. He is the author of \u201cMobile Data Loss: Threats & Countermeasures\u201d and \u201cData Hiding: Exposing Concealed Data in Multimedia, Operating Systems, Mobile Devices and Network Protocols\u201d for Syngress Books. A former security trainer, Raggo has briefed international defense agencies including the FBI and Pentagon and is a participating member of FSISAC\/BITS and PCI. He is also a frequent presenter at security conferences including Black Hat, DEF CON, Gartner, RSA, DoD Cyber Crime, OWASP, HackCon and SANS. 802 Secure Michael Raggo, 802 Secure CSORaggo is expected to help develop 802 Secure\u2019s products. The company recently received a $6 million investment to further develop its two core products:\u00a0 AirShield (an IoT defense platform) and P25CleanRF (a 24x7 cybersecurity monitoring solution for first responders).One problem Raggo plans to help 802 Secure address is the fragmentation of thousands of different operating systems and applications within the IoT market. "IoT fragmentation, disparate standards, and legacy security technologies repurposed for IoT have left organizations ill-equipped in securing their wireless networks and devices.\u201d said\u00a0Raggo in a press release.\u201d"I am excited to have\u00a0Mike Raggo\u00a0join the team as our CSO.\u00a0He has a wealth of experience in wireless security and will be a tremendous asset in helping us differentiate, innovate and build world-class products," said\u00a0Garry Drummond, founder and CEO of 802 Secure.