Anton joined Kaspersky in 2011 as a malware analyst. For five years he worked as a senior malware analyst in the company’s heuristic detection group. In 2016, Anton started leading the behavioral detection team. The team’s main focus was to proactively protect customers from different kinds of malware threats, including ransomware.
In 2018, Anton became Head of the Advanced Threats Research and Detection Team. Now he is responsible for APT attacks research and improving the quality of anti-targeted attack detection products. In addition, Anton is a well-known speaker at security conferences.
Anton graduated from Russia’s Higher School of Economics in 2013, with a degree in information technology. In 2015, he received a master's degree in economics from the Russian Academy of Sciences. He is the author of several patents in the field of malware detection.