Sean Thomas is the Senior Information Security Analyst at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and has over 20 years of IT experience. His career has evolved through many aspects of IT including desktop support, academic systems administration, networking, server administration, and ultimately IT Security. He has focused on cyber security for the past decade, with emphasis on cyber defense and security awareness & education. In addition to his primary duties with Embry-Riddle’s IT Security Services team, he is regularly asked to guest lecture on cybersecurity topics at the University. Sean holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in E-Business Technology from Stetson University and holds multiple security-related certifications, including GCED, GCFA, GCIH, GMON, GCWN, GCDA, GISF, GDAT, GSLC, GOSI, and SSAP.