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Jared M. Smith

Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Security Researcher
Knoxville, Tennessee Area
Jared is a Cyber Security Research Scientist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, where he leads several projects on the Systems Security Research Team. He is currently working on his PhD in Computer Science at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where he also received his BS in Computer Science. As an undergrad, he founded and led the first VolHacks, his university’s hackathon. He also co-founded and led HackUTK, his university’s computer security organization. He has also published at peer-reviewed academic venues, given a number of industry conference and meetup talks, and is an experienced software engineer capable of working across a variety of systems and languages.