Orla Cox is a long-standing member of Symantec's Security Response team. Security Response is Symantec's cyber threat frontline, responsible for identifying, analysing and responding to new attacks and threats. In her 16 years at Symantec, Orla has been at the forefront of investigations into some of the most well-known cyber threats, such as Conficker and Stuxnet. Orla speaks regularly at industry conferences and customer events on the subject of internet security and cyber threats. She also represents Symantec as a media spokesperson on topical security issues.
Orla holds a BA in International Marketing and Languages from Dublin City University and is a Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP).