Check out all the world-class speakers at PFIC 2020!
CEO & Founder, Paraben Corporation
Throughout the past two decades,
Chet Hosmer is the Founder of Python Forensics, Inc. a non-profit organization focused on the collaborative development of open source investigative technologies using the Python programming language. Chet has been researching and developing technology and training surrounding forensics, digital investigation and steganography for over two decades. He has made numerous appearances to discuss emerging cyber threats including National Public Radio’s Kojo Nnamdi show, ABC’s Primetime Thursday, NHK Japan, CrimeCrime TechTV
Chet is the author of five recent Elsevier/Syngress Books. Passive Python Network Mapping, Python Forensics, Integrating Python with Leading Computer Forensic Platforms, Data Hiding which is co/authored with Mike Raggo, and Executing Windows Command Line Investigation, which is co/authored with Joshua
Chet serves as a visiting professor at Utica College in the Cybersecurity Graduate program where his research and teaching focus on advanced steganography/data hiding methods and the latest active cyber defense methods and techniques. Chet is also an adjunct professor at Champlain College, where his research and teaching focus on applying the Python programming language to solve challenging problems in digital investigation and forensics.
Jeff Shackelford is an Applications Engineer and Digital Forensics Specialist for PassMark Software, makers of OSForensics. As a former Digital Forensics Lab Director, Supervisory Special Agent, and Certified Law Enforcement Instructor, Jeff has over 17 years of law enforcement experience and has been an active member, practitioner
John Wilson is a licensed private investigator, certified examiner, and information technology veteran with over two decades of experience working with the US government, public, and private companies. He serves clients in many industries as a trusted advisor to law firms, corporate legal departments, outside counsel and executives on best practices for litigation readiness.
As CISO at HaystackID, John provides consulting and forensic services to help companies address various matters related to electronic discovery and computer forensics including leading forensic investigations, cryptocurrency investigations, ensuring proper preservation of evidence items and chain of custody. He develops forensic workflows and processes for clients including major financial institutions, Fortune 500 companies, AmLaw 100 law firms as well as many other organizations.
Larry Leibrock has over thirty years of computer security, incident response
Michael T. Raggo, Chief Security Officer, 802 Secure (CISSP, NSA-IAM, ACE, CSI) has over 20 years of security research experience. His current focus is wireless IoT threats impacting the enterprise. Michael is the author of “Mobile Data Loss: Threats & Countermeasures” and “Data Hiding: Exposing Concealed Data in Multimedia, Operating Systems, Mobile Devices
Stephen Ramey advises clients on data breach response, digital investigations, and computer security. He has particular expertise in digital forensics, litigation support, and incident response. Stephen has led numerous high-profile incident response teams investigating nation-state sponsored attacks, ransomware outbreaks, and breaches that resulted from IT misconfigurations. He currently holds a SANS GIAC Information Security Professional (“GISP”) certification.