- GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Austin Hurlock is a Technical Trainer at the industrial cyber security company Dragos, Inc. where he instructs customers, partners, and employees on the fundamentals and use cases of the Dragos Platform through the Dragos Certified User course.
In 2011, Austin joined the Marine Corps and attended the military’s Joint Cyber Analysis Course (JCAC). He then spent two years overseas working as an information security analyst, and then spent two more as a Signals Intelligence Analyst deployed to the Arabian Gulf. After being honorably discharged in 2016, Austin studied Psychology at the University of Minnesota for two years before returning to Information Security. Austin has been with Dragos since late 2019 working as an Industrial Consultant before moving to the training team in 2022.
In his spare time, Austin enjoys reading sci-fi/fantasy and nonfiction, exercising, spending time at Minnesota’s many lakes, and going to concerts.
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