Chris Vickery

Chris Vickery
Security Expert
Known for uncovering exposed database of U.S. registered voters

Chris Vickery helps companies—including Microsoft, Major League Baseball and Verizon—discover serious data security vulnerabilities. He has assisted in investigations conducted by the FBI, Federal Trade Commission and the Mexican Government. Vickery is best known for uncovering an exposed database containing the information of every registered voter in the U.S.—that’s more than 191 million records with personal information. He has been featured in Forbes, The New York Times, WIRED, BBC News, NBC National News and more.

In January 2016 MacKeeper and Chris Vickery announced a partnership to establish the best security and privacy practices. MacKeeper Security Research Center is led by Vickery and carries out regular security audits of the software and establish security best practices to ensure the safety of users.