For the past 5 years, Rene Aguero has been with Splunk. He is currently the Sr. Manager of Security Specialization for Public Sector and DoD at Splunk leading security initiatives regarding security operations, advanced detection and fraud use cases across Splunk customers and prospects. Prior to Splunk he was at Rapid7. At Rapid7, he helped architect Rapid7 deployments and services ranging from Vulnerability Management, Penetration Testing, User Threat Actor Detection and Attribution. Prior to Rapid7, Rene worked in the financial sector in Southern California as an IT Manager where he designed networks and security solutions to keep PII and Credit Card data secure through the use of FWs, IPS/IDS and various encryption methods. Rene received a Master of Science in Business Administration with emphasis in InfoSec, IT Audit and Computer Forensics from California Polytechnic University Pomona. Rene has appeared on Associated Press and their consuming news agencies on topics like the End of XP and the Anthem healthcare breach.