Chris Christianson

Chris Christianson is a Senior Information Technology Consultant at Rivial Data Security, responsible for designing and maintaining network security infrastructure. He also runs his own Information Security Consulting company based in Northern California. He has 20 years of experience and many technical certifications including the GSEC, GCIH, GCIA, GREM, GPEN, GWAPT, GCCC, GISF, GCED, CISSP, CCSE, CCDP, CCNP, IAM, CEH, and IEM. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from the University of Atlanta. Before starting his own information security consulting services, he worked at Travis Credit Union for 21 years. His last role there was the Assistant Vice President in the Information Technology department. Chris has also been an expert speaker at conferences and a contributor to numerous industry articles. Chris's blog can be found at