Staff Profile

Troy Townsend

Network Intelligence Analyst

Key Responsibilities

Troy Townsend is a network intelligence analyst with the CERT® Coordination Center in the CERT Program at the Software Engineering Institute (SEI). As a member of the Network Situational Awareness team, Troy supports sponsors by helping them optimize intelligence-driven processes, adopt best practices in intelligence collection and analysis, and by providing intelligence analysis and assessment of network-based threats. His current areas of interest include mis-attribution open source data collection and analysis, TCPED process optimization, and cyber intelligence threat assessments.


 where he  aimed at improving Cyber Intelligence.  His current work is focused on developing and refining cyber intelligence methodologies, technologies, and processes that will ultimately benefit network security. 

Publications (recent or significant)

Cyber Intelligence Tradecraft Project: Summary of Key Findings  (http://www.sei.cmu.edu/goto/cyberintel)



Threat Intelligence

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