Trey Herr

Trey Herr, PhD was a fellow in the Cybersecurity Initiative and formerly with the Belfer Center's Cyber Security Project at the Harvard Kennedy School. His work focuses on trends in state developed malicious software, the structure of criminal markets for malware components, and the proliferation of malware. Trey is co-editor of Cyber Insecurity - Navigating the Perils of the Next Information Age, an edited volume on cybersecurity policy. He previously worked with the Department of Defense to develop a risk assessment methodology for information security threats. His time with New America has focused on the use and assessment of risk in information security insurance. He holds an MA in political science from The George Washington University and a BS in theatre and political science from Northwestern University where he helped found Politics & Policy.