George J. Silowash is an SEI alumni employee.
George J. Silowash is a Cybersecurity Threat and Incident Analyst within the CERT® at the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), a unit of Carnegie Mellon University. He is part of the Threat Technical Solutions and Standards team. He has over nine years of experience in the information technology field, including systems administration and information security. George's latest work involves developing technical controls using open source software to counter data exfiltration attempts by malicious insiders. Other areas of interest include privacy and security, digital forensic investigations, and critical infrastructure security. Before joining CERT, George was an Information Systems Security Officer for the United States Department of Justice, National Drug Intelligence Center. He was also a systems administrator for a healthcare company prior to working in the Federal government. In addition, George is an adjunct professor at Norwich University's Information Assurance Program. He has a Master of Science in Information Assurance from Norwich University and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).