Shon Gerber, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), CISSP Trainer and Cybersecurity Expert
Shon Gerber, owner of “Reduce Cyber Risk” – Providing Cybersecurity Insight and Direction for Businesses of all Sizes.
Chief Information Security Officer
I am currently working as the CISO for a privately held global manufacturing company that deals with a wide range of security challenges from manufacturing to strong online web presence.
Security Operations Center – Supervisor
I have worked as a supervisor within a Security Operations Center of one of the largest privately held companies in the world. Each day my team worked to protect our company from hackers attempting to gain access to our various computer systems on a global basis.
Senior Security Architect
I worked for an IT service provider as a Senior Security Architect serving a diverse customer base with business customers from medium to large companies. Each of these companies had varying levels of cyber security requests and regulatory requirements. During that period I provided numerous levels of security consulting practices ranging from web applications to recommendations around secure coding practices.
U.S. Air Force Red Team Commander
I worked for 11 years as a member of the US Air Force Red Team (Aggressors) targeting government and military installations from both a cyber and physical security perspective. We focused our efforts on network and physical penetration testing providing gap and remediation training to US military installations.
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
GIAC Legal Issues in Information Technology & Security (GLEG)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE/MCSE Security)
CompTIA Networks +
CompTIA Security +
Certified HIPAA Security Specialist (CHSS)
Certified HIPAA Professional (CHP)
Adoptive Father of a very large family
Truly blessed to be the father of 7 children who have graced our family from the US, China and Uganda. My overall goal is to provide training products and materials designed for businesses to best protect their digital assets and the livelihood of the owner and employees.