Pierre-Antoine Vervier is currently a Senior Principal Research Engineer at Symantec Research Labs. He obtained his Master's degree in Computer Science in 2010 from the University of Liège (Belgium). He obtained his Ph.D. from Telecom ParisTech (France) in 2014 on a topic related to the security of the Internet routing infrastructure.
Pierre-Antoine joined Symantec Research Labs in 2010. Between 2010 and 2013 he was involved in the European project VIS-SENSE. His research work has mainly been related to computer networks security. During his Ph.D. he designed and maintained for several years a real-time data collection and analysis infrastructure called SpamTracer for the study of attacks against the Internet routing (BGP hijacks). He is also actively working on the mining of large datasets for security intelligence and attack investigation.