Chief Research Officer, Barracuda NetworksPaul Judge has been active in the Internet security research for over a decade. Judge currently serves as Chief Research Officer at Barracuda Networks. He was founder and Chief Technology Officer at Purewire, which was purchased by Barracuda Networks in 2009. Previously, he served as Chief Technology Officer of CipherTrust and Secure Computing where he created TrustedSource. He has won many awards including InfoWorld Top 25 CTOs, and MIT Technology Review Magazine's 100 Top Innovators under 35. He is an inventor of about 30 patented and patent-pending computer security technologies. He has spearheaded multiple research initiatives and founded the Internet Research Task Force’s Anti-Spam Research Group. He earned a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Georgia Tech.