Wesley Shields


Lead Information Security Engineer
The MITRE Corporation

Wesley Shields is a lead information security engineer with The MITRE Corporation, a not-for-profit organization that manages federally funded research and development centers.

Wesley spends his days (and all too often his nights) analyzing network protocols, malicious software and anything else shiny and interesting. He is part of a team focused on building custom tools to collect and analyze data from a variety of sources, and also to augment commercial capabilities in these areas. His team is responsible for providing actionable intelligence on adversarial activity.

Recent News

October 29, 2013

Our final speaker for COUNTERMEASURE 2013 has been announced - Elizabeth Keighley, Manager GC-CIRT at Shared Services Canada.  Her topic will be "SSC SOC and Cyber Security for the GC".  Don't miss this important talk!

October 21, 2013

We are very pleased to add Daniel Peck, Principal Research Scientist at Barracuda Labs, to our roster of COUNTERMEASURE 2013 speakers.

Cancellation Policy

Substitutions can be made at any time. Unfortunately we cannot refund registration fees.

Each course requires a minimum number of students to run. Please see the detailed information on each course for this information. In the unlikely event that a course must be cancelled due to low enrolment, full refunds will be provided to registered students.

For more information on COUNTERMEASURE 2013 training, please contact Pelly Heighton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 613-798-9894.