Had a great time catching up with Robert Rounsavall from Trapezoid on his podcast SYN-ACK FIN-ACK.

We covered quiet a bit, here are some highlights:

  • How I got into IT
  • 3 years at Terremark
  • Shifting to Information Security
  • Working in Terremark’s SOC and the July 4, 2009 DDOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/July_2009_cyberattacks),
  • Cloud Security pilot for USG/GSA,
  • Meeting Stephen Northcutt from SANS
  • Getting a book deal by blogging
  • My first presentation at ISSA (Windows 7 Security – Part 1 – Intro to talk and Vista Security)
  • Getting into offensive security
  • Selling penetration testing (exploitation) of production environment in a global financial
  • Entire third part of podcast is all about #redteam and #purpleteam (26:05)
  • We even talked about Club Space Miami 🙂

Hope you enjoy!