Thorsten Holz

Real-life Hero of Innovation, Thorsten Holz, is making it harder for cyber criminals to steal our data.

Meet Our Heroes

When a celebrity’s online account gets hacked, the world watches. But when our data gets stolen, we panic. Real-life Hero of Innovation, Thorsten Holz, is doing everything he can to prevent that. Holz is developing next-generation anti-virus software that is able to detect and destroy unknown threats, making it harder for cyber criminals to steal our data.

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