Chief Technology Officer

Jake Groth is a Partner at Defense Point Security and serves as the Chief Technology Officer. Jake brings a wealth of past experience in both the public and private sectors, being an Information Security Researcher for the National Information Security Training and Education Center, Network and Security Division Manager, Federal Security Engineering Manager for the DHS Security Operations Center (SOC) under Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and owning and operating a network and security solutions company before it was acquired. Jake is recognized as a subject matter expert in nearly every aspect of Cyber Security, including: Big Data Analytics, Cyber Threat Intelligence, Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation, Enterprise Security Architecture, Enterprise Mobility and Enterprise Security Event Management. Jake received his MBA from an NSA designated “Center of Excellence” Idaho State Program with an emphasis in Information Assurance. His studies were completed on a full academic scholarship from the NSF and the NSA.