World's Most Famous Hacker, Security Consultant to Fortune 500 and Global Governments
Mitnick is the CEO and chief "white hat" hacker at Mitnick Security, one of the world's most advanced boutique security firms, where he and his team, The Global Ghost Team maintain a 100% success record of being able to penetrate the security of any system they are paid to hack into, using a combination of technical exploits and social engineering. In his role, he also mentors executives and staff on the theory and practice of social engineering, as well as working with consumers-from students to retirees-on cybersecurity safety measures.
Once one of the FBI's Most Wanted for hacking into 40 major corporations just for the challenge, Kevin Mitnick is now recognized as the world's most famous hacker and a trusted security consultant to global governments, agencies, organizations and Fortune 500 companies, including AT&T, Toshiba, Microsoft, Humana and MasterCard. Mitnick has been called before Congress to testify on security matters affecting the U.S. and featured as a commentator, analyst and interview subject on leading outlets, including CNN, Al Jazeera, FOX News, BBC, Radio Moscow, NPR, Good Morning America and 60 Minutes.
His books, Art of Intrusion: The Real Story Behind the Exploits of Hackers, Intruders and Deceivers and Art of Deception: Controlling the Human Element of Security, are both mandatory reading for security professionals and his autobiography, Ghost in the Wires, is a New York Times bestseller.
The Art of Intrusion
The Art of Deception
The Truth Behind the Myth of Kevin Mitnick
Ghost in the wires
The Art of Invisibility
Ghost in the Wires