Jul 122018

Information Systems Security Administration Central Florida Meeting

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Rachel Chism


Jun 202018

Dallas Cloud Security Meetup

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Rachel Chism


Mar 72018

Eggs & Education @ HIMSS 18

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Kim Ross

Feb 72018

If You Build It, They Will Hack It: The Impact on SMB Cybersecurity

| Head of Security

The internet is becoming an increasingly hostile place. The abundance of insecure IoT devices has made it easier than ever for bad actors to perform malicious actions without exposing their true source. As a result, the sheer volume of scanners and auto exploit kits in use practically guarantees that if a service comes up online, […]

Wayne Reynolds

Head of Security

Head of Security, Wayne Reynolds, manages the cyber and physical security operations at Armor. This unique, dual responsibility extends beyond the typical approach many cloud providers take in securing their own operations while leaving customers to fend for themselves. Key to establishing the strategic and operational vision at Armor, Wayne oversees the execution of Security Incident Management, Security Infrastructure, Vulnerability Threat Management, Threat Intelligence, Corporate Security, and Physical Security within both Armor’s corporate and customer environments. He leads Armor's Friendly Network Forces, a one-of-a-kind internal penetration testing organization designed to validate the company’s own security measures and evaluate risk from new or unforeseen threats. Prior to Armor, Wayne served in the U.S. Marine Corps for nearly 20 years where he led the Tactical Information Technology and Avionics Departments. In his civilian career, he has led organizations for a wide range of businesses including Conde Nast Publication, Copart Auto Auctions, Aerojet-Rocketdyne, Citi Group, and GameStop.

Nov 182016

Getting Serious About IoT Security – Why the DHS is Justified

| Head of the Threat Resistance Unit

The Department of Homeland Security has fired a shot across the bow of any company that releases IoT products capable of being harnessed for malicious cyber attacks. Yesterday’s proclamation brought tremendous clarity to how serious the agency is about the issue and how serious they want manufacturers to be.  In short the DHS “Strategic Principles […]

Troy Dearing

Head of the Threat Resistance Unit

Troy Dearing is the Head of the Threat Resistance Unit and oversees all cyber threat intelligence & threat hunting initiatives. He initially joined Armor’s TRU as a Senior Ethical Hacker leveraging 22 years of expertise in IT and cyber security.

Before joining Armor, Troy was a Computer Network Operator for the NSA, where he was tasked with performing Computer Network Exploitation operations. He retired from the Marine Corps after 20 years of service with distinction serving as a network intelligence subject matter expert, instrumental in the creation of a service level course on network exploitation and analysis. Early in his career he was selected for an internship at the NSA’s Red Team which established his foundation in cyber security expertise. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Maryland University College attaining his Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity. Troy is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).