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Veronica Valeros

Lead Threat Researcher
Cognitive Threat Analytics

Veronica is a hacker, researcher and intelligence analyst from Argentina. Her research has a strong focus on helping people and involves different areas from wireless and bluetooth privacy issues to malware, botnets and intrusion analysis. She has presented her research on international conferences such as BlackHat, EkoParty, Botconf and others. Since 2013 she is part of the Cognitive Threat Analytics team (Cisco Systems) where she specialises on malware network traffic analysis and threats’ categorisation at big scale. An important part of her role consist in collaborating with other teams in order to find and confirm new threats.

Veronica is the co-founder of the MatesLab hackerspace based in Argentina. She is also part of Security Without Borders and volunteers in several free software projects including Stratosphere IPS.

Her research is available at https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Valeros_Veronica.

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