Dean De Beer

Co-founder and CTO

Dean is co-founder and CTO of ThreatGRID, a malware analysis and threat intelligence platform. When not looking at improving on ways to analyze malware, he is involved in incident response and targeted threat analysis for a wide variety of client organizations in the financial, federal and energy sectors. Dean is a well sought after trainer, who leverages his technical experience with his ability to communicate complex concepts and ideas. Currently he serves as a guest instructor for NYU Polytechnic’s Network Security and Penetration Testing track. Dean is also a regular public speaker and has been invited to speak to organizations such as RSA/Netwitness, Gartner, IANS, the ISSA, SC Congress and the NYPD’s Computer Crime Division. He is regularly quoted on malware related topics in publications such as the Register, Dark Reading, The New York Times, Reuters and SC Magazine.