Alissa Torres is passionate about security operations and empowering analysts to succeed in blue team ops. Her professional experience includes roles in forensic investigations, enterprise incident response and threat hunting, security services consulting and management. Alissa currently serves as a Senior Threat Hunter at Palo Alto Networks. Having taught as principal faculty for several pivotal cybersecurity training institutions over the last decade, Alissa has engaged hundreds of skilled professionals around the world, growing a legion of artifact hunters who share a common affinity for adversary tracking. An investigator at heart, she frequently shares accounts of her research discoveries and tales from the trenches at industry conferences.