Matt Saglam

Engagement Manager, North America at SOCRadar

Matt Saglam is a seasoned cyber threat intelligence expert with a passion for proactive cyber attack prevention. As the driving force behind a team of over 40 threat intelligence analysts at SOCRadar, he led the charge in providing Attack Surface Management, Digital Risk Protection, and Cyber Threat Intelligence services to a diverse clientele of more than 14,000 companies globally. 

With a strong focus on analyzing cyber risks, Matt currently dedicates his expertise to supporting National Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs), Information Sharing and Analysis Centers (ISACs), and enterprises in addressing their evolving threat intelligence needs. He holds certifications as a Threat Intelligence Analyst, Ethical Hacker, and Red Team Professional, complemented by a Master's degree in Computer Science from Virginia Tech. 

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Matt is a community-driven individual who initiated the Security for Community nonprofit cybersecurity organization. This noble endeavor empowers both organizations and individuals with actionable threat intelligence to proactively thwart cyberattacks. 

Additionally, Matt serves as a professional Ransomware Negotiator and offers his expert insights as a threat intelligence advisor to DefendMe.AI, the pioneering GenAI-based personal security advisor.