Ron has been working in the information security field for the past 15 years. He worked as a consultant for ten years, gaining experience in many areas. For the past five years he has been working as an engineer for Cisco Systems in RTP. His focus is on evaluating the security of Cisco products and working with the development teams to implement high security standards. Ron is a subject matter expert in DISA STIGās and web application penetration testing. He also holds many industry certifications including GPEN, GCIH, GWAPT, RHCE, CCSP, CCNA, CISSP and MCSE.