CypherCon 2022

Guerilla Warfare for Blue Team

Rob Carson

Abstract:

Blue Team Security is the hardest job in Information Security. It is not sexy, and it is always complicated to navigate between the people, processes, and technology of the organization. Why do companies, .govs and ONG’s  have breaches? Thinking they are solving problems with technology. This talk will cover Tactics, Techniques and Procedures that blue teams can use based from lessons learned from insurgents and counter insurgent operations in history

Rob Carson

Hack the Planet!

Rob Carson is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Semper Sec. With over a decade working in information security management, Rob has held roles as Vice President of Operations at InteliSecure, Director of Security at Cherwell Software and Director of Programmatic Services at Celsus Advisory Group. In addition to his private sector experience, Rob served as an infantry officer in the United States Marine Corps for seven years. His passion for excellence was shaped by his time in the Marines, where he was taught discipline, persistence, and the value of simplifying complex tasks to drive success.

Rob has built highly successful information security management systems, implementing, and maintaining certifications for ISO 27001:2005/2013, PCI and HIPPA. He has achieved a Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M and a Master of Science from the University of Maryland University College; He holds the following certifications, CISSP, CISA, and CCSK.