Peter M. Tran is a Senior Cybersecurity Advisor for The Edward Davis Company. Tran is a recognized expert within the commercial and public sector industries on technical matters relating to computer forensics, malicious code, foreign counterintelligence, technology transfer, network security, and cyber espionage. Tran also serves as the Head of Cyber and Product Security Solutions at InferSight where he is responsible for global product security, breach response, enterprise active cyber defense operations, and applied counter threat innovation, techniques, tactics, and analysis. Prior to InferSight, Tran was Vice President for Worldpay’s cyber defense operations and security strategy. He was founder, General Manager, and Senior Director for RSA Security’s Advanced Cyber Defense (ACD) practice where he focused on next generation information security operations designs, tactical field deployments, exploitation discovery, and response solutions. Tran possesses over 20 years of government, commercial, and research experience in the field of cyber forensics, security operations, mobile device/GPS signals/exploitation, and analysis.
Tran is a Six Sigma Qualified Specialist, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and holds the SANS Institute GIAC Reverse Engineering Malicious Code certification. Tran received a B.A. fro the University of California at Santa Barbara, a Master of Forensic Sciences from George Washington University, and is a graduate of the Harvard Kennedy School Executive Program in Cyber Security Technology/Policy, as well as the MIT Sloan School of Management Executive Programs in Strategy and Innovation Technology Operations and Value Chain Management. Tran is also a graduate of the FBI Cyber Training Program, the U.S. Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) and the John E. Reid Technique® for interview and interrogation.