Press Release

Core Security Announces New Vice President of Product Management and New Senior Vice President of Engineering

ATLANTA, GA (December 1, 2016) – Core Security®, a leader in Vulnerability, Access Risk Management and Network Detection and Response, today named Stephen Newman as Vice President of Product Management and Edgardo Artusi as Senior Vice President of Engineering. Newman will oversee the product and strategy of Core's Identity and Access Management, Vulnerability Management, and Network Traffic Analysis solutions and Artusi will lead the company’s engineering team.

“Both Stephen and Edgardo bring tremendous strategic leadership to our team as we continue to aim to provide our customers the most comprehensive view of their security posture so they can make educated security decisions,” said David Earhart, Core Security’s Chief Executive Officer. “Stephen’s successful track record with Damballa along with his deep understanding of the company’s technologies and experience working with global enterprises to understand their business requirements are invaluable.  Edgardo’s extensive experience with highly engineered systems and his understanding of critical business drivers in multiple markets and industries will help elevate our strategy going forward.”

Newman joined Damballa in 2009 and was most recently its CTO. While at Damballa, Newman’s team successfully built upon the company’s 16 patented/patent-pending innovations to create advanced threat detection solutions that harness big data science. Throughout his career, he has designed products and product strategies for leading, innovative companies including Secure Computing, McAfee, Boston Acoustics, MegaPath, and EarthLink.  Newman holds a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University.

Prior to joining Core Security, Edgardo was the CEO of Loyal Solutions, where he was responsible for the turnaround of the company strategy from a Java Boutique Taylor Made Software Factory to a product oriented EQMS Company for LATAM market. He has also held several engineering leadership roles at Sisdam Technologies, where he oversaw every technical matter and strategic decision related to market and product evolution. Under Artusi, his team implemented software development processes for performance and efficiency improvement, managed the capacity planning and costs estimation for change and defined the change management plan and migration strategies. Artusi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering from Universidad de Belgrano in Buenos Aires.

About Core Security Corporation

Core Security provides market-leading, threat-aware, identity, access and vulnerability management solutions that provide actionable intelligence and context needed to manage security risks across the enterprise. Solutions include multi-factor authentication, provisioning, Identity Governance and Administration (IGA), Identity and Access Intelligence (IAI), and Vulnerability Management (VM). The combination of these solutions provides context and shared intelligence through analytics, giving customers a more comprehensive view of their security posture so they can make better security remediation decisions and maintain compliance.

Core Security is headquartered in the USA with offices and operations in South America, Europe, Middle East and Asia. To learn more, contact Core Security at (678) 304-4500 or

December 1, 2016