Lance James is currently chief scientist at Flashpoint. James has more than fifteen years of experience in programming, network security, digital forensics, malware research, cryptography design, cryptanalysis, counterintelligence, and protocol exploitation. He provides advisory services to a wide range of government agencies and Fortune 500 organizations including America's top financial services institutions. Credited with the identification of Zeus and other malware, James is an active contributor to the evolution of security practices and counterintelligence tactics and strategies.
He has contributed to a number of industry books and publications including “Phishing Exposed” (Syngress, 2005), “Emerging Threat Analysis” (Syngress, 2006), and “Reverse Deception” (McGraw Hill Professional, 2012). James is regularly sought out as a keynote speaker world-wide and was recently featured on an episode of USANetwork’s hit TV series Mr. Robot.