Michael Sikorski


Michael Sikorski is a Principal Consultant at Mandiant. He provides specialized research and development security solutions to the company's federal client base, reverse engineers malicious software discovered by incident responders, and has helped create a series of courses in malware analysis (from Beginner to Advanced). He has taught these courses to a variety of audiences including the FBI, the National Security Agency (NSA), and BlackHat. A former member of MIT's Lincoln Laboratory and the NSA, he holds a Top Secret security clearance.



Practical Malware Analysis, The Hands-On Guide to Dissecting Malicious Software by Michael Sikorski and Andrew Honig is a straight-forward, easy-to-understand guide for anyone who is interested in looking inside the world of malware analysis. This book comes highly recommended to anyone who wants to dissect Windows malware.”
— Connie Harris, TCM Reviews
“You can dive into any particular chapter in the book and come away with something. And it may help you look at some common IT tools in a new light. ”
— Christin Deville, Game Vortex