Reston, Virginia (PressExposure) April 26, 2011 -- Security University, a global leading provider of Information Security Education, Training and Certification is excited to announce the addition of Ken Cutler to their management team.
Ken is joining the company as Senior Security Curriculum Manager. His responsibilities include CyberSecurity and professional certification curriculum development and senior lead instructor for SU. He is an internationally recognized consultant, lecturer, and hands-on trainer in the Information Security and IT audit fields. Previously, Ken founded the Information Security curriculum for MIS Training Institute in 1993 and served as training department head, conference/symposium chair, and lead instructor for over 18 years.
He has delivered a wide array of lectures and hands-on training worldwide. Previously, Ken has headed major Information Security and Quality Assurance programs at American Express Travel Related Services and Lockheed-Martin and has been a Fortune 500 company Chief Technology Officer for Moore McCormack Resources. His industry experience includes: insurance, banking, financial services, healthcare, natural resources, manufacturing, government contracting, security and audit software product design and utilization, consulting and training.
Ken has been a long-time active participant and advisor in US federal, international government, and industry security standards initiatives and co-authored NIST SP 800-41, Guidelines on Firewalls and Firewall Policy. Ken has also published works on the intricacies of Information Security, security architecture, disaster recovery planning, wireless security, vulnerability testing, firewalls, and single sign-on. In addition, he has been frequently quoted in popular trade publications such as Healthcare Information Security Newsletter, Computerworld , Information Security Magazine , Infoworld, InformationWeek, CIO Bulletin, and MIS TransMISsion. He was featured in a special TV program entitled, The Electronic Battlefield , on Abu Dhabi , UAE Public TV.
This is an exciting time for Security University. We are growing and expanding year-over-year and the unparalleled quality of our services is what attracted me to this position, noted Cutler.
Since 1999, Security University has led the professional security education industry in hands-on computer security training & education. SU was the first to deliver "penetration testing" classes, first to qualify and validate students security skills based on a performance based practical. SU's security testing company is the first online certification testing company that provides IT & IS professionals a complete hands-on computer security curriculum to secure infrastructures to qualify and validated security professional tactical security skills.
For more information, please visit http://www.securityuniversity.net.