VeriSign company info

What does VeriSign do?
VeriSign (NASDAQ:VRSN) specializes in domain name registration and internet security services, managing a significant portion of the world's domain names through its operation of the authoritative directories of various top-level domains. This ensures the security, stability, and resiliency of key internet infrastructure and services, including the .com and .net domains, which are foundational to the global e-commerce and digital communication sectors. VeriSign's objectives focus on maintaining the trustworthiness of their services and expanding their portfolio of internet infrastructure services. Their projects often involve enhancing cybersecurity measures and improving the scalability and reliability of their domain name system (DNS) services. By ensuring a secure and stable internet, VeriSign plays a crucial role in supporting the digital economy worldwide.
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Company Snapshot

Is VeriSign a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does VeriSign employ?

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Employees
1,267

What sector is VeriSign in?

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Sector
Information Technology

Where is the head office for VeriSign?

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Head Office
Reston, United States

What year was VeriSign founded?

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Year Founded
1995
What does VeriSign specialise in?
/Domain Registration /Internet Security /PKI Solutions /DDoS Protection /Managed DNS /Cybersecurity Services

What are the products and/or services of VeriSign?

Overview of VeriSign offerings
Domain Name Registry Services: Management of top-level domains, including .com and .net, ensuring the stability and security of key internet infrastructure.
SSL Certificates: Provision of Secure Sockets Layer certificates to enable encrypted communication between web browsers and servers.
DDoS Protection Services: Offering comprehensive solutions to protect websites and networks from Distributed Denial of Service attacks, ensuring uptime and reliability.
Managed DNS Service: Reliable, scalable, and highly available Domain Name System management services to ensure fast and secure domain queries.
Threat Intelligence Services: Advanced threat monitoring and alerting services to help organizations identify and mitigate cybersecurity risks.
Two-Factor Authentication Services: Secure authentication solutions for online transactions and services, enhancing user account security beyond just passwords.

Who is in the executive team of VeriSign?

VeriSign leadership team
  • Mr. D. James Bidzos
    Mr. D. James Bidzos
    Executive Chairman, CEO & President
  • Mr. George E. Kilguss III
    Mr. George E. Kilguss III
    Executive VP & CFO
  • Mr. Thomas C. Indelicarto
    Mr. Thomas C. Indelicarto
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Secretary
  • Mr. Danny R. McPherson
    Mr. Danny R. McPherson
    Executive VP of Engineering & Operations and Chief Security Officer
  • Dr. Burt  Kaliski Jr.
    Dr. Burt Kaliski Jr.
    Senior VP & CTO
  • Mr. David  Atchley
    Mr. David Atchley
    VP, Treasury & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Christine  Lentz
    Ms. Christine Lentz
    Senior Vice President of Corporate Services & Compliance
  • Mr. Ebrahim  Keshavarz
    Mr. Ebrahim Keshavarz
    Senior Vice President of Marketing, Product & Channel Management