Technical Director, Security Technology and Response
Eric Chien serves as Technical Director of Symantec’s Security Technology and Response division. In this role, Chien leads a deep analysis team of engineers that investigate and reverse-engineer the latest high-impact Internet security threats – those that might hold clues to bigger trends developing or are otherwise of particular interest.
As such, Chien was one of the lead authors of Symantec’s groundbreaking research on the revolutionary Stuxnet malware, and he has become one of the security industry’s foremost authorities on this threat.
Prior to his current role, Chien played a pivotal role in developing Symantec’s 24/7 threat monitoring operations. He has been with Symantec since 1996.
Chien holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles.