Yasir Khalid is Head of Threat Intelligence at Blue Hexagon. Prior to this, Yasir spent nine years at FireEye as Sr. Principal Scientist where he was one of the main architects of FireEye’s core malware detection systems. Over the years he has architected detection engines for some of the world’s most malicious attacks. His efforts led to the discovery of many novel attacks, subsequent innovative threat detection features in FireEye products, and more than 10 patents. Additionally, he handled a broad set of responsibilities including engineering, security research, and supporting customer requirements.