The Field of Information Security

By WiCyS Windsor (other events)

Friday, October 1 2021 10:00 AM 11:00 AM EST

Talk Title: The Field of Information Security

Description: This presentation will discuss the every day life of a career professional working in Cyber Security. During the session, we will discuss the skillsets required to enter the field and talk about different paths including defensive security, offensive security, security auditing, and more.

Speaker's Bio:

Over 25 years of experience working with enterprise, government, school district, non profit, and private sector technology systems. Have obtained PCI - QSA, GIAC / GSEC Certifications Very in-tune with OWASP, SANS, PCI, SOC, NIST standards. Mitigating Risk via SANS 20 Critical Controls Recent training in ISACA - CISA SANS - Network Penetration and Ethical Hacking SANS - Application Testing and Ethical Hacking OFFENSIVE-SECURITY - Penetration Testing with KALI InfoSec Institute's CISSP Program PCI-QSA

Specialties: PCI Auditing, PCI GAP Assessments, Information Security, Penetration Testing, Application Security Testing, Vulnerability Assessments, and Wireless Penetration Testing, Wireless Intrusion Detection, Risk Mitigation, SANS Critical Controls, Cloud Security including AWS and Azure

Tools: MetaSploit Framework, MetaSploit Pro, Nexpose, OpenVas, Nessus, Nmap, Kali, Backtrack, Burp Suite, Snort, Wireshark


The event will be held in MS Teams, a calendar invite will be sent the day before the event. So please lookout for an email from [email protected]. Looking forward to see you all :)