Nick Bilogorskiy has a deep passion for security and is committed to protecting the end-users from malware outbreaks. He comes to Cyphort from Facebook where he was the chief malware expert and a security spokesperson for the company. His focus was on annihilating botnets like Koobface, that targeted Facebook, by developing countermeasures, remediating victims and working with law enforcement agencies on bad actor attribution and enforcement. Prior to joining Facebook, Nick managed virus research teams at SonicWALL and Fortinet.
Nick is skilled in reverse engineering, analysis, writing patterns and tracking malware, frequently quoted in the media and published at major security conferences. He holds a bachelor's degree in computing science and philosophy from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada and a GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware (GREM) certification.