Director, Security Intelligence, HP Security Research, HPJohn Pirc recently co-authored 2 books, the first, Cyber Crime and Espionage, published in February 2011, and the recently released "Blackhat Economics". Pirc has more than 15 years of experience in Security R&D, worldwide security product management, marketing, testing, forensics, APT's and critical infrastructure architecting and deployment. He has worked for the Central Intelligence Agency in Cyber Security, as Chief Technology Officer at CSG LTD, Product Manager at Cisco, Product Line Executive for all security products at IBM Internet Security Systems, Director at McAfee's Network Defense Business Unit and currently is VP Strategy at NSS Labs. In addition to a B.B.A. from the University of Texas, he also holds the NSA-IAM and CEH certifications.