Renato Marinho

Chief Research Officer, Morphus Labs

Renato Marinho is Chief Research Officer at Morphus Labs and Incident Handler at SANS Internet Storm Center. His journey in the area began in 2001 when he created Nettion, one of the first firewalls to use the contemporary UTM (Unified Threat Management) concept. Experienced in cybersecurity, Marinho was internationally recognized in 2016 by his research that unveiled Mamba, the first full disk encryption ransomware. At Morphus Labs, he oversees research, innovation, and development of new products. Master and PhD candidate in Applied Informatics, he is also a professor at the University of Fortaleza teaching Computer Forensics in the post-graduate course. He is also a speaker having presented at Botconf 2017/2018, SANS DFIR Prague 2018, RSA Conference 2018, SANS Blue Team Summit 2018, SANS Data Breach Chicago 2017; Ignite Vancouver 2017; BSides Delaware, Vienna and SP 2016; WSKS Portugal 2013 and Brazilian CSIRTs Forum 2015/2017/2018.