Dr. Melisa A. Joyner is a USAF Education with Industry Fellow (EWI) at Counter Hack. She specializes in cyber mission planning, cyber convergence, purple teaming, and integrating intelligence into operations to bring lethality into execution and information warfare. She has experience in threat hunting, purple teaming, ICS, and cyber threat intelligence and is experienced in incident response. During her off time, she is a technical mentor for the local Cyber Patriot team.
With the ever-evolving threat landscape, the cyber community faces new challenges daily. From advanced persistent threats (APTs) to targeted attacks, the need for comprehensive threat intelligence has never been greater. This presentation will delve into the threat intelligence strategies used by threat hunters to detect and thwart APTs, as well as highlight the actions that the industry must take to stay ahead of the game.