Michael has been working in the IT Security industry for the last nine years. Apart from relevant tertiary qualifications Michael holds the following industry qualifications, CISSP, CCNA, MCSE and CCSA. Michael began his career as a senior consultant in the Information Security Services division of a global auditing firm and was primarily responsible for penetration testing of major banking and financial clients.
Michael has also worked as a Senior Security Administrator/Architect for GE Commercial Australia/NZ. Between 2005 and the end of 2008 Michael worked for the Australian Army.
Michael holds an Australian Government secret security clearance.
Currently Michael performs penetration tests and provides open source solutions for companies requiring secure network infrastructure.