Randy Ivener, CCIE No. 10722, is a Senior Security Engineer with Cisco's Security Research and Operations Group. He is a CISSP and PMI PMP. Randy has spent many years as a network security specialist helping companies secure their networks. Randy has presented security topics at industry events such as Blackhat and Cisco Networkers. Before becoming immersed in information security, he spent time in software development and as a training instructor. Randy graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and holds an MBA.