About the Author: Joe Vest
Driven by his curiosity, perseverance, and passion for technology, Joe Vest’s mantra for his work and teaching is: “Often the journey of an experience can be as valuable as the end.” Joe has than 17 years of experience in red teaming, penetration testing, and application security. Experience ranges from authoring and instructing the first SANS red team course, to owning and operating a security consulting company, to acting as technical lead for a DOD red team. He has worked in numerous commercial sectors, which has given him extensive knowledge of cyber threats, tools, and tactics, including threat emulation and threat detection. Today, Joe is the director of training and internal services at SpecterOps where he uses his experience in red team operations, cyber threat analysis, cyber threat emulation and replication, application security, vulnerability assessment and mitigation, and incident mitigation to train and educate. Joe has a variety of professional certifications. When he’s not teaching or evangelizing about cybersecurity, you’ll find Joe out skate boarding or paddle boarding with his son.
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About the Author: James Tubberville
James Tubberville has held a number of technical positions and management roles over a 19+ year career focused on system, network, application and information security. James is a former member and lead for a NSA certified Red Team and has conducted threat computer network operations, red teaming, penetration testing, and physical security assessments for a variety of commercial and government customers . He specializes in red teaming, cyber threat analysis, and threat mitigation. As a security professional, James has achieved numerous information technology and security related certifications and awards.