Dave Kennedy is the Founder of TrustedSec and Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Binary Defense. He started both these companies with the goal of improving the security industry and promoting the advancement of the industry through quality services. Dave has been named one of the Top 10 IT Security Influencers in the World, according to CISO Platform. Prior to TrustedSec and Binary Defense, Dave was a Chief Security Officer (CSO) for Diebold Incorporated, an international Fortune 1000 global company. Dave was a guest on FoxNews, CNN, and MSNBC. He is also the co-founder of DerbyCon, a large-scale security conference in Louisville Kentucky.
Three stories in one episode. Listen in on one of Dave Kennedy's penetration tests he conducted where he got caught trying to gain entry into a datacenter. Listen to a network security engineer talk about the unexpected visitor found in his network and what he did about it. And listen to Dan Tentler talk about a wild and crazy engagement he did for a client.GuestsA very special thanks to Dave Kennedy. Learn more about his company at trustedsec.com.Thank you Clay for sharing your story. Check out the WOPR Summit.Viss also brought an amazing story to share. Thank you too. Learn more about him at Phobos.io.I first heard Clay's story on the Getting Into Infosec Podcast. Thanks Ayman for finding him and bring that story to my attention.SponsorsThis episode was sponsored by CMD. Securing Linux systems is hard, let CMD help you with that. Visit https://cmd.com/dark to get a free demo.This episode was sponsored by Thinkst Canary. Their canaries attract malicious actors in your network and then send you an alert if someone tries to access them. Great early warning system for knowing when someone is snooping around where they shouldn't be. Check them out at https://canary.tools.For more show notes and links check out darknetdiaries.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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