Deputy Director, Digital Intelligence and Investigations
Mr. Kristopher Rush is the Deputy Director of CERT's Digital Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (DIID) at the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute. He is also an adjunct faculty professor at the Information Networking Institute of Carnegie Mellon CyLab.
Rush received a BA in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Florida and an MS in Information Security Policy and Management from the H. John Heinz III, School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University. Kristopher has held the following certifications: GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA), Certified Expert Penetration Tester (CEPT), AccessData Certified Examiner (ACE), CORE Impact Certified Professional (CICP), Information Security Red Team Methodology (ISRM), and others.