Michael has 20 years experience in IT and InfoSec. Michael now focuses his talents as a Blue Team Defender, Incident Responder, malwarian fighter and malware archaeologist. Michael also co-partnered the BSides Texas Conference entity for 6 years. Michael is co-creator of LOG-MD, a free Windows logging and malicious behavior discovery tool to help defenders improve their Windows logging, discover malicious behavior and malware for Blue Teamers and Incident Responders. Michael also created the "Malware Management Framework", and also developed several "Windows Logging Cheat Sheets" to provide a starting point on detailed logging for Windows hosts.