Kevin Beaver is an independent information security consultant with Atlanta-based Principle Logic, LLC. With over 29 years of experience, Kevin performs security assessments & virtual CISO consulting to help his clients manage their business risks & uncheck the boxes that keep creating a false sense of security.
Kevin has written/co-written 12 books on information security including one of the all-time best-selling security books, Hacking For Dummies. A regular writer for TechTarget’s SearchSecurity.com, Ziff Davis’ Toolbox.com, & IBM’s SecurityIntelligence.com, Kevin has written 37 whitepapers & over 1,000 articles on security. As a professional speaker, Kevin has given hundreds of keynote presentations, breakout sessions, panel discussions, & webinars.
Kevin earned his bachelor's in Computer Engineering Technology from Southern College of Technology & his master's in Management of Technology from Georgia Tech. He also holds the CISSP certification which he obtained in 2001.