Jay Thom is currently a senior information security engineer in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Nevada, Reno, and serves as the administrator for the Full Spectrum Cybersecurity Zone. He received his B.S. degree from the Computer Science and Engineering Department at the University in 2015 and his M.S. degree in 2017. He is currently working on his Ph.D. in the area of privacy and network security.