Bio

Bio

Josh Johnson

Josh Johnson has been working in the Information Security industry for over 10 years in varying roles with responsibilities ranging from penetration testing to incident response. Josh was Purple Teaming since before it had a name, and used his offensive security skillset to find his true passion - Blue Team. Since then, he has been helping organizations of all sizes, and in varying industries from healthcare to retail to finance, improve their cyber defense capabilities. 

Josh holds a B.S. in in Computer Science from St. John Fisher College and an M.S. in Information Security Engineering from the SANS Technology Institute.  He is a CISSP and holds 8 GIAC certifications including the GSE. Josh enjoys contributing to the information security community by sharing research and tools that help bolster blue team capabilities, and these tools have been used in preventing and detecting large scale incidents. 

Josh has presented at major SANS events and information security conferences such as DerbyCon. Through his own research, war stories and demonstrations, he enjoys sharing what he has learned with others.

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