Hugh Thomas

Duke Inventor(s):

Hugh Thomas




Forewarned Inc. is a C-corporation headquartered in Chapel Hill, NC. The company was founded in 2021 by a team of IT professionals from Duke University’s Office of Information Technology, who bring a deep technical background of networking and enterprise security expertise and a shared vision for creating a safer online environment using STINGAR to improve the safety of all users.

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Duke University Launches Cybersecurity Company, Forewarned, Inc.