Matt Hackman is a software engineer currently working with the Department of Defense. He has fifteen years of experience in the engineering and software development world. He has lead and contributed to projects involving a wide range of subject matter including: cyber security, machine learning, chemical modeling, satellite communications, geospatial modeling and analysis, and mission assurance. Mr. Hackman holds degrees in Computer Science and Chemistry and certifications in cyber security incident response handling.
The frequency and complexity of attacks upon the software assets of the United States Military is increasing at a rate which requires a massive organized response from the defense community. This threat is unlike anything encountered before and the response must be swift and focused. Currently the Navy and the Department of Defense are working multiple fronts in order to keep pace with the actual threats.