Atif Mushtaq is founder and Chief Product Officer (CPO) of SlashNext, the company pioneering a new, more effective way of protecting companies from the growing problem of Web-based phishing. Atif is the visionary behind SlashNext’s innovative approach that employs cloud-based Session Emulation together with SEER™ phishing detection technology to uncover threats.
Prior to founding SlashNext, Atif spent nine years at FireEye as a senior scientist, where he was one of the main architects of FireEye’s core malware detection technology. He has spent most of his career on the front lines of the war against cybercrime. He has worked with law enforcement and other global organizations to take down some of the world’s biggest malware networks including Rustock, Srizbi, Pushdo and Grum botnets.