I started Strategic Security in 2010 after leaving the Assessment Practice Manager position at Rapid7. There have been some really good times running StrategicSec, and some really low moments as well. The 100% percent honest truth is that I don’t regret a second of my time running Strategic Security. The people I’ve met at […]
The Advanced Offensive Cyber Operations Class is a new class I’ve been developing over the past year. It’s designed for advanced penetration testers, red teams, and offensive cyber operations groups.
The class is heavily focused on advanced persistence and data exfiltration. Over the last few years I’ve worked with a lot of offensive groups (3-letter […]
Most of you know that I’m going to be running a IT Security Beginners/Intermediates CTF on the 14th of December.
You can read more about the CTF by clicking on this link:
Maybe you are not sure if you are ready for a game like this – TRUST ME – this game will be great for […]
I’m going to run a CTF. Here are the particulars:
Game Type: Team Network Attack and Defense
Game Play: Scoring via placing a team file (flag) on opposing team’s target server
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
# of Players: Teams can be up to 10 players
Date/Time: Dec 14th from 10am – 10pm EST
Cost: $50 per participant
This will be […]
Today is Veteran’s day and I just wanted to thank all of the wonderful people that have or do serve in the Armed Forces. Regardless of how you may feel about US foreign policy, defense spending, fighting in the Middle East or any area of the world for that matter today is about not […]
If you are like me then most programming books and courses are nothing more than a cure for insomnia. You know you need to learn a programming language to be a better security person, but when you try to learn it – my god it is so boring, so frustrating, or even worse – […]
PentesterAcademy.com – So…what is it REALLY like?
I’ve talked to a few people, and I’ve even talked to Vivek Ramachandran the creator of Pentester Academy. I was skeptical at first. Can it really change the entire IT Security training game? C’mon, I know Vivek is a good instructor, I know that he produces good videos, […]
I’m doing this workshop for all of you that have gone through the ‘Why the heck is my exploit not working’ nights. If you’ve ever stayed up late fighting with exploits trying to get them to work in your lab network or even worse on a pentest then this workshop is for you.
I’ll be […]
Lots of changes. Lots and lots and lots of changes. I’m changing the way that I do almost EVERY CLASS from now on. A lot of you know that I’ve recently created the new Penetester Lab Network and that’s going to my new focus from here on out.
Click here for the lab network data […]