Dave Kennedy is on a mission to advance the cybersecurity industry on a global scale. As Binary Defense Co-Founder and Chief Hacking Officer, his experience and expertise guide our cybersecurity solutions, including the development of our proprietary managed detection and response technology.
Named one of the Top 10 IT Security Influencers in the World by CISO Platform, Dave has more than 20 years of experience in the security industry.
Prior to forming Binary Defense, Dave founded TrustedSec, an information security consulting company located in Fairlawn, Ohio, which specializes in attack simulations with a focus on strategic risk-management.
Dave previously worked as Chief Security Officer for Diebold Incorporated, an international Fortune 1000 company, where he developed a global security program that handled all aspects of information security and risk management.
Before his work in the private sector, Dave served in the United States Marine Corps including two tours in Iraq. He specialized in cyberwarfare and forensics analysis activities for the U.S. intelligence community.