Andrew Whitaker

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Andrew Whitaker

Andrew Whitaker is a former Senior Instructor for both the InfoSec Institute and the Intense School. He has been a regular consultant to government agencies on cyber security. Whitaker also holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science. He has trained the military, government defense contractors, and intelligence agencies on cyber security, risk management, ethical hacking, reverse engineering and exploit development.


He has given talks at Defcon, Chicagocon, SecurePhilly, and TakeDownCon.

Author of the books; Penetration Testing and Network Defense" (Cisco Press), "Cisco Router Configuration Handbook" (Cisco Press), and "Chained Exploits: Advanced Hacking Attacks From Start to Finish" (Addison-Wesley).