Steve Walker is Director of InferSight Labs and Product Security/Vulnerability Solutions. He is responsible for global product security, breach response, and enterprise active cyber defense operations. Prior to InferSight, Steve was Director for FIS/Worldpay’s Offensive Security practice where he focused on Cyber Attack Surface Management (ASM), Vulnerability Exposure and Penetration Testing. He possesses over 20 years of government, commercial and research experience in the field of malicious code analysis, breach response, red/blue/purple team, offensive security operations techniques, tactics, software product exploitation and analysis. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), SANS Institute Defending Advanced Threats (GDAT), and holds the Offensive Security Certified Expert and Professional (OSCE, OSCP) certifications.
He has held senior technical and leadership roles with Fortalice Solutions, Raytheon Technologies, Global Payments, and the Department of Defense (DoD) intelligence agencies as well as commercial enterprises developing various cyber defense operation programs to include as a Gaming programmer for IncaGold US. Steve is a recognized expert within the commercial and public sector industries on technical matters relating to malicious code, offensive security operations, active cyber defense, breach response and product security vulnerability testing and analysis.
Steve has helped defend some of the top commercial brands and public organizations and is a subject matter expert frequently appearing on CBS News sharing his expert advice.
He holds a BS in Computer Science and Mathematics from Virginia Tech.