Anand Sastry is Vice President of Incident Response at Barclays. Previously, he was a Master Architect at Savvis, and worked for
clients in several industries (large and mid-sized enterprises in financial, healthcare, retail and
media) as a member of the security services group for a Big 4 consulting firm. He has experience in
network and application penetration testing, security architecture design, wireless security,
incident response and security engineering. He is currently involved with network and web
application firewalls, network intrusion detection systems, malware analysis and distributed denial
of service systems. His current responsibility also includes responding to security incidents at
customer sites as part of the Savvis incident response team.
Anand graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, with a MS degree in Computer Science. In
addition to holding the CISSP certification, Anand holds the GIAC Incident Handling (GCIH) and the
GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware (GREM) certifications.