Intelligence Analyst, National Cyber-Forensics & Training Alliance (NCFTA)
The Dangers Lurking on the Dark Web
Brendan Lyle is an Intelligence analyst within the Brand and Consumer Protection Program at the National Cyber-Forensics & Training Alliance (NCFTA) located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Brendan has provided research and analysis related to various cyber entities advertising various fentanyl analogues, research chemicals, and psychoactive substances since joining the NCFTA in May 2016. Brendan is the NCFTA analyst dedicated to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in its ongoing efforts to target and disrupt the sale of illegal narcotics; he is responsible for direct taskings from DEA, as well as proactive research and analysis in support of additional NCFTA law enforcement partners.