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Danika Nilson

Cyber Threat Hunter, Forescout Frontline, Forescout
About Danika Nilson

Danika Nilson is an experienced cyber threat hunter and member of the Frontline team at Forescout Technologies. She possesses a comprehensive background in defensive cyber operations, network security and forensics, digital forensics and incident response, intrusion detection and prevention, and cyber threat emulation. Danika is a proud veteran of the United States Air Force, where she served on active duty as a Cyber Warfare Operator. In her position, she performed vulnerability assessments, adversary threat detection, and compliance evaluations for mission partner networks. Additionally, she was responsible for the identification and remediation of cyberspace threats impacting critical nodes and infrastructure. Her career is supported by a master's degree in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance, a bachelor’s degree in Information technology, and extensive professional training. She is passionate about personal and professional development and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership.

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