One Minute with Medin – How to get into Pen Testing or Red Teaming?

One of the questions Tim gets most often gets is “How do I get into Pen Testing or Red Teaming” from my current role. He explains how testing the offensive tools and techniques in your current environment (with permission) is one of the best ways to learn.

Tim Medin is the Founder and C.E.O of Red Siege Information Security. Tim is also widely known as a Principal Instructor, Course Author and MSISE Program Director at SANS, the most trusted and largest source for information security training and security certification in the world. Through the course of his career, Tim has performed penetration tests on a wide range of organizations and technologies. Tim has gained information security experience in a variety of industries including previous positions in control systems, higher education, financial services, and manufacturing. Tim is an experienced international speaker, having presented to organizations around the world. Tim is the creator of the Kerberoasting, a widely utilized Red Team penetration test technique to extract kerberos tickets in order to offline attack the password of enterprise service accounts. Tim earned his MBA through the University of Texas.

Company Bio

Red Siege Information Security is an information security consulting company that concentrates on the latest threats to organizations today. Red Siege performs in-depth analysis, determine organization/business risk, and find the vulnerabilities before the bad guys do. Our team includes internationally renowned experts like who have been featured in international news outlets and conferences, including The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and a News Channel Asia Documentary. Let our offense prepare you with the best defense.

Tim’s SANS Course SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking

SANS Offensive Operations

This news story originally appeared at IT - Social Gov on10 November 2022