The open source Zeek project Leadership Team (LT) is made up of contributors from multiple organizations throughout the community. The LT acts as both a technical steering committee and governance body. You can find out more about the LT on the team page of the website.
Below are the notes from the LT meeting held on 26 July 2019. Leadership Team Members (Bold indicates attendance)

  • Keith Lehigh (Chair), Indiana University
  • Johanna Amann, International Computer Science Institute/Corelight/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Seth Hall, Corelight
  • Vern Paxson, Corelight & University of California at Berkeley
  • Michal Purzynski, Mozilla Foundation
  • Aashish Sharma, Lawrence Berkeley Lab
  • Adam Slagell, ESnet
  • Robin Sommer, Corelight
  • Amber Graner*, Corelight, Director of Community for the Open Source Zeek Community
  • Nicole Fischer*, Creative, Graphics Design
*not a member


  • Zeek Logo Discussion
  • ZeekWeek Tagline and SWAG Discussion
  • Other Topics


  • Zeek Logo Discussion
    • Narrowed down the choices, gave feedback about tweaking 3 of the designs.
    • Nicole to take feedback and will present at the next LT Meeting on 9 August
  • ZeekWeek Tagline and SWAG Discussion
    • “Zeek and ye shall find” will be the ZeekWeek Tagline
    • Stickers, T-shirts, Mugs
  • Other topics
    • Consider changing the time deadline times to end in another timezone besides PT
    • Zeek Events Naming – ZeekHours, ZeekDays, ZeekWeek

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About Zeek (formerly Bro): Zeek is a powerful network analysis framework that is much different from the typical IDS you may know.

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