Thorsten Held

Thorsten Held

Thorsten Held is a co-founder of whiteCryption and its’ managing director. In this role, Held is responsible for driving the growth of the company and ensuring high satisfaction among whiteCryption customers who are in need for enterprise-grade security solutions. He is an experienced business development executive with over 20 years of experience in the software and information technology industry and holds a diploma in electrical engineering from the University of Applied Science in Hamburg, Germany.
  • PayThink Hackers' New Appetite for Point of Sale Vendors Imperils Mobile

    Thorsten Held
    Thorsten Held
    Co-Founder whiteCryption
    In the past, hackers have most often gone after specific merchants when seeking cardholder information. Recent attacks on point-of-sale (POS) vendors, however, may signal a drastic shift in how these cybercriminals operate, and certainly signal a need for application security for mobile payments.