Director, Enterprise Solutions, Polar Star Consulting
Salim Zafar is the Director of Enterprise Solutions at Polar Star Consulting where he provides cyber security consulting services to US Government and Commercial customers. In his current role, Salim is the lead architect of a large US Government (USG) Infrastructure Service Provider (ISP). Salim helps develop resilient network architectures to withstand advanced threat vectors against ISP's telecom and hosting infrastructure.
Salim has previously led the research and development arm of cyber and high assurance solutions and participated in the architecture and development of state of the art high speed encryption solutions.
Salim holds a Bachelor Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Virginia Tech and a D.Sc. in Systems Engineering from GWU. He is also an adjunct professor at George Washington University where he teaches Multivariate Data Analysis, Modeling and Simulation.
Topical Session 9: Cybersecurity in Telecom
Tuesday, 19 January 2016