About Andrew Hay

Andrew Hay is an information security industry veteran with close to 20 years of experience as a security practitioner, industry analyst, and executive. As the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at DataGravity, Inc., he advocates for the company’s total information security needs and is responsible for the development and delivery of the company’s comprehensive information security strategy.

Andrew has served in various roles and responsibilities at a number of companies including OpenDNS (now a Cisco company), CloudPassage, Inc., 451 Research, the University of Lethbridge, Capital G Bank Ltd. (now Clarien Bank Bermuda), Q1 Labs (now IBM), Nokia (now Check Point), Nortel Networks, Magma Communications (now Primus Canada), and Taima Corp (now Convergys).

Andrew is frequently approached to provide expert commentary on security-industry developments, and has been featured in such publications as Forbes, Bloomberg, Wired, USA Today, International Business Times, Sacramento Bee, Delhi Daily News, Austin Business Journal, Ars Technica, RT, VentureBeat, LeMondeInformatique, eWeek, TechRepublic, Infosecurity Magazine, The Data Center Journal, TechTarget, Network World, Computerworld, PCWorld, and CSO Magazine.

Attacks reported to SANS ISC in the last 5 minutes

A little flash movie showing a sample of traffic submitted to dshield within the last 5 minutes

The width of the line represents the number of packets sent between the two countries:
1 pixel: < 10 2 pixel: < 100 3 pixel: < 1000 4 pixel: < 10000 Note that at this time, there is no 'direction' indicated. The arcs are just connecting source and destination. Any motion is created by your viewer. Assume that countries from which a lot of lines originate are the country of the destination submitting the reports. The color indicates the packet type based on the following classification: Blue: Not categorized. Red: Well known services (Ports 80,53,25,22 ...). Yellow: Windows related traffic (Port 135,137,139... ). Green: P2P Traffic/Afterglow (Port 6881,6346,4672... ).

Andrew Hay