Keynotes | SAINTCON 2019

SAINTCON 2019 Keynotes

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Russ Rogers

Russ is a hacker/researcher with 30+ years experience in hacking, coding, exploits, pentesting, red teaming, and forensics. He was Program Chair for a NetSec degree program for 13 years and retired as Chief of Operations from DEF CON in 2016, after 19 years on staff; and still participates on the Black Hat Training Review Board. Russ is an author, co-author, contributor, or technical editor on 20+ books on hacking and security, and was Executive Producer on the DEF CON Documentary. Russ has five degrees, including a B.S. in Game Programming related to his research into applied virtual worlds, and an Honorary Doctorate. Russ is currently part of MS’ Detection and Response Team (DART) providing Incident Response services to key Microsoft customers.


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Rachel Tobac

CEO of SocialProof Security

Bio: Rachel is the CEO of SocialProof Security where she helps people and companies keep their data safe by training and pentesting them on social engineering risks. Rachel was also a winner of DEF CON's wild spectator sport, the Social Engineering Capture the Flag contest, 3 years in a row. Rachel has shared her real life social engineering stories with NPR, Huffington Post, Business Insider, TWiT, USA Today and many more. In her remaining spare time, Rachel works as the Chair of the Board for the nonprofit Women in Security and Privacy (WISP) where she works to advance women to lead in the fields.