Joe Slowik is a Senior Threat Analyst at Dragos, Inc. and has extensive network security and computer network operations experience spanning the military, intelligence, and nuclear communities. Joe served as an Information Warfare Officer in the US Navy from 2009 to 2014, where he took part in various operations from Afghanistan to the Pacific Ocean bringing cybersecurity and network operations expertise to deployed units. Following his military service, Joe moved to Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), working as a threat and malware analyst and leading the incident response team. While at LANL, Joe led efforts to completely revise threat hunting and intelligence operations to make network security more agile and responsive to the threat environment, such as tracking network infrastructure creation and malware development by nation state actors of interest.
In addition to providing information on ELECTRUM – the group’s background, and activity observed since 2016 – Dragos will discuss two other topics: the first in-depth reporting on COVELLITE, a grid-focused group that targeted operators in North America during the summer of 2017; and an overview of DYMALLOY and the PALMETTO FUSION phishing campaign, detailing […]