Matt Hosburgh is a passionate security practitioner, currently working as a Cyber Threat Hunter for a Philadelphia based company. With over 15 years of experience working in various security disciplines, Matt began his InfoSec career while serving in the U.S. military.
After the Marine Corps, he transitioned from his military role to work as a Senior Security Analyst for United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). During his time at USCIS, he was an integral part of the Security and Network Operation Center (SNOC) and the Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT). Following that responsibility, Matt was the Senior Security Engineer for a mid-stream oil and gas company where he supported the company in securing both IT and Operational Technology (OT) systems.
Matt holds a Master’s of Science in Information Security Engineering from the SANS Technology Institute, and maintains several GIAC Certifications, to include the GSE.
Today’s adversaries are advanced and more capable than ever before. Passive defensive tactics are no longer viable for pursuing these attackers. To compound the issue, the existence of an insider threat creates a challenging problem for the passive defender. One of…