James Pleger is currently the manager for the SpecOps team at Sumo Logic. He is responsible for the company's efforts on hunting, threat intelligence and generally helping customers improve their security posture. James has been in the industry for over 15 years and has worked at both large and small organizations in the public and private sector. A major portion of his day-to-day work is spent identifying new threats, creating custom detection and helping mitigate them once found. He and his team have a number of specializations which helps Sumo Logic improve its detection methodologies including malware analysis, intelligence collection and intelligence analysis.