Adam Shostack enjoys the opportunity not only to identify potential threats to and points of attack within a client’s information system(s) but to architect and implement the custom solutions needed to mitigate and eliminate system vulnerabilities while giving the client the tools and insight needed to achieve a more secure future.
Founder and Managing Consultant of Shostack & Associates, Adam Shostack engineers high-quality security solutions that address and resolve complex security issues, as well as to prepare organizations for the challenges of an ever-changing digital environment.
Shostack has worked in cybersecurity his entire career and is well-versed in those many responsibilities most often laid upon the security engineer’s desk. While the high-level duties of the engineer include comprehensive risk assessment, network vulnerability identification, and system security enhancement, they must also maintain a high-level of proficiency in:
- Grasping and managing the technical, complex information security issues within a fast-paced business atmosphere.
- The maintenance of all hardware and software in relation to security.
- Being able to identify both current and growing issues in terms of security threats, vulnerabilities, and trends.
- Performing research to better identify and assess system weaknesses, as well as making recommendations on best strategies moving forward.
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