Tim Rains has over 20 years of experience in the technology industry across several disciplines including engineering, consulting, and marketing communications roles. He currently manages security marketing and corporate communications in the Trustworthy Computing division at Microsoft. His expertise ranges across security incident response (engineering and communications), threat intelligence\malware protection, security strategy and public policy, operations and development, marketing, PR/AR and corporate communications. Among other things, Tim manages the Microsoft Security Intelligence Report (www.microsoft.com/sir) which provides an in-depth analysis on the global threat landscape.
Tim served in several roles at Microsoft including Program Manager on the Windows Networking team in Microsoft’s Core Operating Systems Division, and the Technical Lead on both Microsoft’s customer facing Security Incident Response team and Enterprise Networking team.