About the Speaker
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    Kyle Wilhoit
    Sr. Threat Researcher, Trend Micro

    Kyle Wilhoit has been actively involved in the security industry for over 10 years. Kyle has a Bachelors degree from Lindenwood University and Masters degrees from Penn State University and Lindenwood University. In the private industry, Kyle has worked as a Sr. Threat Researcher at Trend Micro, a Sr. Threat Hunter at Fireeye, a Penetration Tester at a large Coal Mining company, and an Incident Responder at a Tier 1 ISP. Kyle has spoken on four continents at professional conferences such as, Blackhat US, Blackhat EU, FIRST, and Hack in the Box. He has been featured as an industry expert on several news outlets, including: ABC, CNN, CBS News, NBC News, BBC, The Guardian, and many additional outlets.

    Kyle has extensive experience in Threat Intelligence, Penetration Testing, SCADA/ICS Security, and Incident Response. Kyle is an author on the upcoming Hacking Exposed ICS/SCADA book, where he served as the expert for ICS Malware and threat actors against ICS environments. If Kyle isn't traveling around the globe you can find him in his hometown of St. Louis.