Speaker: Yury Namestnikov


Head, Global Research & Analysis Team, Russia Kaspersky Lab

Yury joined the Kaspersky Lab Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) in July 2011. He specializes in analyzing advanced persistent threats and attacks against banks and financial institutions, as well as malware data collection and analysis. 
Yury started his career at Kaspersky Lab in 2007 as a virus analyst and was promoted to senior virus analyst after one year. In 2009 he was instrumental in a project, where he developed statistical services for the Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) as senior developer-analyst. After finishing this project he moved to the education unit of Kaspersky Lab Research and Development, where he organized and conducted training on IT Security for different organizations including universities, financial organizations and law enforcement agencies.