Principal Security Architect – FireEye
Ian Ahl is currently the Principal Security Architect for the
FireEye Email Security and Helix platforms. Previous to taking on the
Security Architect role, Ian was a Technical Director within Mandiant
Consulting, focusing on Incident Response investigations. Ian has lead
and responded to dozens of investigations involving targeted threat
actors across many industry verticals to include Government,
Hospitality, Finance, Manufacturing, and Retail.
Ian has more than 16 years of experience delivering Information
Technology and Information Security services to various government and
commercial clients as a US Marine, Federal Employee, business owner,
contractor and consultant. Through these various roles, Ian has gained
in-depth expertise in Incident Analysis, Incident Response, and
Digital Forensics. Ian is the author of several information security
tools that have been adapted into specialized Linux distributions like
Backtrack, Kali, and HoneyDrive.