Dave Shackleford

Dave Shackleford
Dave Shackleford

Dave Shackleford is the Owner and Principal Consultant of Voodoo Security and a SANS analyst, Senior Instructor, and Course Author. He has consulted with hundreds of organisations in the areas of security, regulatory compliance, and network architecture and engineering and is a VMware vExpert with extensive experience designing and configuring secure virtualised infrastructures. He has previously worked as Chief Security Officer for Configuresoft, Chief Technology Officer for the Centre for Internet Security and as a Security Architect, Analyst and Manager for several Fortune 500 companies. Dave is the author of the Sybex book Virtualisation Security: Protecting Virtualised Environments, as well as the co-author of Hands-On Information Security from Course Technology. Recently Dave co-authored the first published course on virtualisation security for the SANS Institute. Dave currently serves on the Board of Directors at the SANS Technology Institute and helps lead the Atlanta chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance.