Speakers

Jonathan Omansky

Jonathan Omansky

  • Director for Security Response
  • Symantec

Jonathan Omansky serves as Director for Symantec Security Response, overseeing the Threat Intelligence and Incident Management Response group in Mountain View, CA. As a Director, the 17-year security veteran ensures that Symantec is on top of all the latest cyber security threats. His team acts as the first responders to any security incident.

Jonathan joined Symantec in January 1999, bringing with him tremendous experience from the national security arena. Jonathan started his career in security in 1995 when he enlisted in the military. His background in military intelligence gives him a unique perspective. He has seen wide-scale security incidents, hacker groups, and international threats from a national security vantage point.

Jonathan graduated from Park University in 1998, securing a bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems.  His passion for education and volunteerism has also led him to mentor and teach students at different levels, on security concepts, and finding a career in the Cyber Security field.