Rocket City – TakeDownCon is a highly technical forum that focuses on the latest vulnerabilities, the most potent exploits, and the current security threats. The best and the brightest in the field come to share their knowledge, giving delegates the opportunity to learn about the industry’s most important issues. With two days and two dynamic tracks, delegates will spend Day 1 on the Attack, learning how even the most protected systems can be breached. Day 2 is dedicated to Defense, and delegates will learn if their defense mechanisms are on par to thwart nefarious and persistent attacks.
Internetwork Consulting Solutions Architect,
Responsible for designing and building broadband multi-service networks supporting MPLS, VoIP, and IPTV for service providers, leading cyber security research efforts, in addition to performing network security architecture assessments and penetration tests for enterprise, utilities, service provider and government entities.
Strategic Cyber LLC
Raphael’s work Armitage pioneered ideas to allow red teams to collaborate and scale their efforts. He also worked on red team automation through DARPA’s Cyber Fast Track program. Besides Armitage, Raphael is the creator of the threat emulation software Cobalt Strike and the inventor of the grammar checker on WordPress.com.
Senior Counsel for National Security Programs,
Cyber Programs and Military Affairs at Auburn University
During his distinguished 38-year career in the U.S. Army, and now, at Auburn University, Lieutenant General Ronald L. Burgess, Jr. (Ret.) serves as a driving force in the U.S. Intelligence Community by providing exceptional leadership and broad strategic vision that contributes to safeguarding U.S. national security interests.
Professional Hacker, Speaker, Author,
Bulb Security LLC
Experienced penetration tester, security researcher, and trainer. She holds a Master of Science degree in computer science, secure software engineering, and information security as well as holding Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), NIST 4011, and Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) certifications.