Senior Threat Intelligence Advisor at Mandiant
Dr Jamie Collier is a Senior Threat Intelligence Advisor at Mandiant (now part of Google Cloud). He works with organisations in the EMEA region to help them understand their threat landscape and build threat intelligence capabilities. He is also active within academia as an Associate Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI). Before joining Mandiant, he was the Cyber Threat Intelligence Team Lead at Digital Shadows and completed a PhD in Cyber Security at the University of Oxford. Jamie was previously based at MIT as a Cyber Security Fulbright Scholar and has experience working with the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence, Oxford Analytica, and PwC India.
Prevailing narratives characterise cyber conflict as deeply internationalised. With many states conducting cyber operations across the world, borders have been deemed irrelevant in cyberspace. However, cyber conflict also contains a variety of regional and local aspects that are chronically under-analysed. Many cyber operations take place in a state's near abroad and in response to local geopolitical tensions. This talk outlines the regional components of today's cyber operations and explores their implications for the security community.