We are pleased to announce Sean Bodmer as Chief Security Researcher at Countertack. Sean joins us from Damballa where he was also the senior security researcher. We believe that Sean will greatly enhance our mission in delivering “next generation” host intrusion detection & prevention.
A highly visible authority on the frontlines of cyber security, Bodmer brings a unique background and industry perspective to advanced threat detection and analysis to CounterTack.
Bodmer’s experience has ranged from building advanced honeynets and advanced intrusion detection systems to conducting internal research and military intelligence field operations. Most recently, Bodmer served as a senior threat intelligence analyst for Damballa, where he was responsible for leading the counter-intelligence, counter-exploitation, malware analysis, and crimeware infrastructure analysis activities. Prior to his work at Damballa, Bodmer worked in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area for more than a decade supporting U.S. defense and intelligence agencies as a subject matter expert in his fields of practice in computer network defense and exploitation.
An oft-cited security industry speaker, Bodmer also co-authored Hacking Exposed: Malware and Rootkits and Reverse Deception Organized Cyber Threat Counter-Exploitation, both published by McGraw-Hill in 2009 and 2012, respectively.