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Martin Nystrom

Director, Managed Security Delivery
Cisco Security Services

Martin G. Nystrom is the Director for Cisco’s managed security delivery organization. Cisco’s flagship managed security offering, “Active Threat Analytics (ATA)" provides monitoring and investigations for sophisticated threats and intrusions on corporate networks. As part of his role, Martin provides guidance for incident response and security initiatives to executive customers.

Martin holds a bachelor's degree from Iowa State University, a master's degree from NC State University, and maintains a CISSP certification since 2004. He is the author of O'Reilly's SQL Injection Defenses, and co-author of Security Monitoring. He is a frequent conference speaker, and was honored on the Java One Rock Star Wall of Fame. He enjoys speaking at FIRST and Cisco Live (formerly Cisco Networkers) conferences.

Most of Martin's papers and presentations can be found on his web site at

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