Kumar Sharad

Senior Threat Researcher • Splunk, Germany

I am a Senior Threat Researcher at Splunk. I did my PhD at the Security Group at the University of Cambridge’s Computer Laboratory. I was supervised by Professor Ross Anderson and funded by Microsoft Research as a recipient of the Dorothy Hodgkin Postgraduate Award.

Research. I do research in the intersection of security, privacy, and machine learning—specifically, adversarial machine learning and data privacy. I have a keen interest in the application of machine learning techniques to study security and privacy problems.