Douglas began his career working for the U.S. Department of Defense where he gained wide exposure to the security industry through his work on vulnerability research, penetration testing, reverse engineering, malware analysis and forensics tasking. He then went on to lead a highly skilled team focused on a wide spectrum of internal and external security assessments for Fortune 500 companies at a consulting firm Protiviti. Continuing to expand his leadership and technical skills, Douglas become the lead senior researcher for McAfee's Advanced Threat Research team eventually leading to his appointment as a Principal Engineer and the Director of Vulnerability Research when the company was rebranded to Trellix.
Douglas is a skilled speaker and teacher and throughout his career has provided software exploitation training to many audiences, including law enforcement. He is a regular at major industry conferences and holds many well-known industry certificates including the GREM, OSCP and GXPN. Douglas obtained his Master of Science in Information Security from East Stroudsburg.
Here is a presentation by Douglas:
Think Red, Act Blue - Hacking Proprietary Protocols | SANS Webcast
ADDITIONAL CONTRIBUTIONS BY DOUGLAS MCKEE:
Fail Harder: Finding Critical 0-Days in Spite of Ourselves, Black Hat Europe 2022
Code Blue! Medical Devices Under Attack, RSAC 2022
Keynote - Trellix Advanced Research Center, Xpand Live 2022
80 to 0 in Under 5 Seconds, DEF CON 26
Inside Look @ The Threat Report: Summer 2022, Trellix YouTube Channel