Monzy Merza serves as the Chief Security Evangelist and Director of Cyber Research at Splunk. He has more than 15 years of tactical and cyber security research experience in government and commercial organizations. His experience includes vulnerability management, security product testing, penetration testing, adversary modeling, cyber tools and infrastructure development. Merza has served as content developer and instructor for cyber trainings and red/blue team exercises. He has also been an invited speaker at government and open conferences. Merza’s current research is focused on integrated approaches to human driven and automated responses to targeted cyber attacks.