Eric George

Director, Solutions Engineering

Eric George is the Director of Solutions Engineering for Fortra’s Digital Risk and Email Protection solutions. 

Eric began his career at PhishLabs as an analyst in its Security Operations Center. He then advanced to multiple lead roles and built considerable knowledge while specializing in the detection, analysis, and mitigation of account takeover attacks and other digital risks that target enterprises from multiple industries.

Eric then transitioned to Solutions Engineer, supporting sales and business development efforts before taking on his current role where he leads solution engineering, targeted intel, and technical client support efforts. PhishLabs was acquired by Fortra in October 2021 and since the acquisition, his team has expanded its scope to include Fortra’s Email Protection solutions. 

In addition to his work at PhishLabs, Eric has held over 10 industry certifications including CISSP and serves as a Technical Malware Co-Chair for the Messaging, Malware and Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group (M3AAWG). He is currently completing a Master of Science degree in Information Security and Cyber Leadership.

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