David Balenson is a Senior Computer Scientist in the Computer Science Laboratory at SRI International. He provides technical and management support for operational and R&D projects in infrastructure security and provides support for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T) Cyber Security R&D Program. His roles include technical support, subject matter expertise, and project management for projects including Cyber-Physical Systems Security (CPSSEC), Transition to Practice (TTP), and Homeland Open Security Technology (HOST).
1100 Wilson Blvd., Suite 2800
Arlington, VA, 22209
Phone: +1 (703) 247-8551
Fax: +1 (703) 247-8569
Email: david.balenson at sri.com
Balenson is Co-PI for the NSF funded Cybersecurity Experimentation of the Future (CEF) project, a community-based effort to study current and expected cybersecurity experimentation infrastructure, and to produce a strategic plan and roadmap for developing infrastructure that supports tomorrow’s research.
Balenson has worked for industry leaders including Trusted Information Systems, Network Associates / McAfee, SPARTA, and the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU/APL). At JHU/APL he was the CONOPS Lead for JHU/APL's National Cyber Range (NCR) Phase II effort. At SPARTA he managed the operational and fiscal activities of SPARTA's Security Research Division, which conducted fundamental and applied R&D and prototype development for DARPA, DHS, and other government customers.