Abhishek Karnik

Director for Threat Research and Response

Abhishek Karnik is the Director for Threat Research and Response for McAfee and leads a global team of experts on cybersecurity threats and intelligence with a focus on providing protection content to McAfee products. His team is responsible for Exploit Prevention, Joint Threat Intelligence, AV Protection, URL protection & related response. Together they manage the Threat Landscape across multiple endpoint and cloud products. Abhishek’s passion to keep our customer safe and his contribution to law enforcement efforts have earned him the Intel Achievement Award and the Peter Szor award for his work in fighting cybercrime.

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How Ozempic Scams Put People’s Finances and Health at Risk
As pharmacies each week fill more than one million prescriptions for Ozempic and other GLP-1 weight loss...
McAfee Labs
‘Tis the Season for Scams
‘Tis the Season for Scams
McAfee Labs
COVID-19 – Malware Makes Hay During a Pandemic
Special thanks to Prajwala Rao, Oliver Devane, Shannon Cole, Ankit Goel and members of Malware Research for...

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