Keynote Speaker

David J. Kennedy

Founder, TrustedSec and Binary Defense

Be a part of the mission to drive the industry forward and make your firm a more secure place! We are excited to announce David J. Kennedy, Founder, TrustedSec and Binary Defense as the 2020 Virtual LegalSEC keynote speaker. David’s forward-thinking vision and expert advice during the LegalSEC Summit will assist the legal security community to activate and excel the future of cybersecurity.

David is a cybersecurity authority whose mission is to drive the industry forward and make the world a more secure place. In addition to creating two large-scale cybersecurity firms, David has testified before Congress on issues of national security and has appeared as a subject matter expert on hundreds of national news and TV shows. He is the founder and owner of TrustedSec, an Information Security consulting firm, and Binary Defense, a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP).

In an effort to advance the industry, David co-authored 'Metasploit: The Penetration Testers Guide' and co-founded the 'Penetration Testing Execution Standard' (PTES), which is the industry standard for penetration tests and has been adopted by the Payment Card Industry (PCI). In addition to creating several widely popular open-source tools, including 'The Social-Engineer Toolkit' (SET), David has released security advisories, including zero-days, all while contributing as a subject matter expert on Fox News, CNN, BBC, and other high-profile media outlets. David has had the privilege of speaking at some of the nation’s largest conferences, including Microsoft’s BlueHat, DEF CON, and Black Hat.

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“Speaker, business leader, and expert on all things cybersecurity”