Todd Chapman has 10+ years of experience delivering IT services as varied as systems management, security, networking, clustering, Perl programming, and corporate development and training. Currently, Todd is a consultant for gedas USA, Inc., in Auburn Hills, Michigan, where he provides security consulting services for Volkswagen/Audi of America. For the last three years Todd has been an active member of the SANS GCFW advisory board and has written SANS certification exam questions in a number of disciplines. Todd's certifications include Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), GIAC Certified Firewall Analyst (GCFW), GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA), and GIAC Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA).
Anton Chuvakin, Ph.D., GCIA, GCIH, is a Security Strategist with netForensics, a security information management company, where he is involved with designing the product, researching potential new security features, and advancing the security roadmap. His areas of infosec expertise include intrusion detection, UNIX security, forensics, honeypots, and more. He is the author of the book Security Warrior (O'Reilly, January 2004) and a contributor to "Know Your Enemy II" by the Honeynet Project (AWL, June 2004) and "Information Security Management Handbook" (CRC, April 2004). In his spare time he maintains his security portal www.info-secure.org website.
Dan Goldberg recently created MADJiC Consulting, Inc., to provide network design and architecture reviews, intrusion detection and response, and vulnerability assessments in Central Virginia. He also works on research and writing projects for the SANS Institute and as technical director for Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC). When not occupied by these activities, you may find him riding a mountain bike in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
John Spangler is a freelance Network Systems Engineer. Having over 10 years of experience, he has worked on everything from small office systems to large enterprise and ISP networks. John has worked as a technical editor for Cisco certification manuals.