About Us

Welcome to Defensorum, your premium online source for IT security news, analysis, and insights! At Defensorum, our mission is simple: to deliver valuable news, in-depth analysis, and comprehensive resources related to cybersecurity and network security.

Defensorum.com is a website dedicated to IT security, created by professionals, for professionals. Our core is made of IT security experts, analysts, and seasoned journalists, all united by a single vision: to advance the understanding and application of cybersecurity practices. In an industry where the only constant is change, we aim to make our website stands as a pillar of knowledge and insight.

Editorial Team

Stan Deberenx


Stan Deberenx is the Editor-in-Chief of Defensorum. Stan has many years of journalism experience on several publications. He has a reputation for attention to detail and journalist standards. Stan is a literature graduate from Sorbonne University, with a master’s degree in management from Audencia/University of Cincinnati.


Emma Taylor

Contributing Editor

Emma Taylor is the contributing editor of Defensorum. Emma started on Defensorum as a news writer in 2017 and was promoted to editor in 2022. Emma has written and edited several hundred articles related to IT security and has developed a deep understanding of the sector.


Mark Wilson

News Reporter

Mark Wilson is a news reporter specializing in information technology cyber security. Mark has contributed to leading publications and spoken at international forums with a focus on cybersecurity threats and the importance of data privacy. Mark is a computer science graduate.


John Blacksmith

News Reporter

John Blacksmith is a journalist with several years experience in both print and online publications. John has specialised in Information technology in the healthcare sector and in particular in healthcare data security and privacy. His focus on healthcare data means he has specialist knowledge of the HIPAA regulations. John has a degree in journalism.


Elizabeth Hernandez

News Reporter

Elizabeth Hernandez is a news reporter on Defensorum. Elizabeth is an experienced journalist who has worked on many publications for several years. Elizabeth writers about compliance and the related areas of IT security breaches. Elizabeth’s has a focus data privacy and secure handling of personal information. Elizabeth has a postgraduate degree in journalism. Elizabeth Hernandez is the editor of HIPAAZone.


Eoin Campbell

Cyberlaw Contributor

Eoin P. Campbell is a qualified lawyer. Eoin is currently lecturing in law at two universities in Lyon, France, including a master’s degree course in cyberlaw. Eoin provides commentary with a legal perspective on cybersecurity and data privacy.


Mission Statement

Editorial Philosophy

At Defensorum, integrity, accuracy, and relevance guide our editorial process. Our content is meticulously curated to ensure it meets the highest standards and to enrich the professional knowledge base of our readers. We believe in the power of informed, evidence-based discourse to shape the future of cybersecurity.

To find out more about our publication policy, please consult our editorial charter.

What We Cover

  • Cyber Threats: Dive deep into the latest cyber threats and vulnerabilities with our comprehensive coverage. From emerging malware strains to sophisticated ransomware attacks and zero-day vulnerabilities, we offer insights into how these threats operate and the strategies to mitigate them.
  • Security Incidents: Our detailed reports on real-world security incidents offer a closer look at the tactics, techniques, and procedures used by threat actors. Learn from analyses of data breaches, hacking incidents, and DDoS attacks to better protect your organization.
  • Technology Updates: Stay ahead of the curve with updates on the newest cybersecurity technologies. We explore the integration of AI and machine learning, blockchain innovations, and more, providing practical insights for their implementation.
  • Compliance and Regulations: Navigate the complex landscape of data protection regulations with our expert coverage. From HIPAA to GDPR and beyond, we keep you informed on the latest legal developments and compliance standards.
  • Best Practices: Benefit from our expert guidance on cybersecurity best practices. Our content spans from cyber hygiene to incident response strategies, offering actionable insights for individuals and organizations alike.

Why Trust Us?

Trust in Defensorum is based our expert-driven content and unwavering commitment to the truth. Our readership—comprising cybersecurity professionals, IT experts, and industry leaders—relies on us for information that not only informs but also challenges and inspires. Defensorum.com is committed to respecting the highest journalistic and ethical standards in its processing of information.

What Sets Us Apart

Defensorum is not just another news outlet; we are a dedicated platform driven by the pursuit of clarity, accuracy, and relevance in IT security. Here’s what makes us stand out:

  • Expert-Led Analysis: Our articles, analyses, and insights are crafted by seasoned cybersecurity professionals and subject matter experts, ensuring that every piece of information is rooted in deep industry knowledge and experience.
  • Comprehensive Coverage: From the latest cyber threats and security incidents to advancements in cybersecurity technology, compliance, regulations, and best practices, our coverage spans the full spectrum of IT security topics.
  • Real-Time Reporting: We understand the fast-paced nature of IT security. Our commitment to real-time reporting means our readers get immediate access to the latest cybersecurity threats, incidents, and trends as they unfold.
  • In-depth Resources: Our platform goes beyond news to provide extensive educational resources, including detailed guides, expert analyses, and actionable insights, designed to empower readers with the knowledge they need to excel in the cybersecurity field.

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Copyright and Confidentiality

All content on Defensorum.com is protected under copyright laws. We uphold the strictest standards of confidentiality and data protection, ensuring that our readers’ privacy and information security are always respected.

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Contacting Us / Join Our Team

We are always on the lookout for talented individuals to join our editorial and analytical teams. Contact us at careers@defensorum.com for current openings.

For general inquiries, please reach out to contact@defensorum.com or use our online form here.

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Publish on our site

We are open to collaborations with cybersecurity professionals, researchers, and organizations looking to disseminate their findings, innovations, or announcements to a wider audience. Defensorum.com provides a platform to highlight significant contributions to the field of cybersecurity, fostering a more informed and secure digital world.

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Press Releases

In our commitment to advancing cybersecurity awareness and knowledge, Defensorum.com can publish press releases to share significant milestones, groundbreaking research findings, and pivotal developments within the IT security industry. Our press releases are crafted with precision, aiming to inform and enlighten our readers about the latest trends, solutions, and challenges facing the cybersecurity landscape.

For press inquiries, to submit a press release, or to discuss potential collaborations, please contact our media relations team at pressreleases@defensorum.com.

For Journalists and Media Partners

Defensorum.com welcomes journalists and media partners seeking to cover the critical and ever-evolving domain of IT security. Our contents serve as a reliable source of information, providing comprehensive details and expert viewpoints essential for accurate and impactful reporting.

Join Our Journey

Embark on a journey with Defensorum as we explore the depths of cybersecurity together. Whether you’re a seasoned expert or an aspiring professional, your perspective and participation are what make our community thrive.

Defensorum.com is more than a website—it’s a community, a resource, and a haven for IT security professionals worldwide. We invite you to be a part of our mission to advance the field of cybersecurity through knowledge, collaboration, and innovation.