Kevin Mitnick

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Languages: English
Geography: USA and Canada

Kevin David Mitnick is an American computer security consultant, author and hacker. In 1999, he was convicted of various computer and communications-related crimes. At the time of his arrest, he was the most-wanted computer criminal in the United States.

He now runs a security firm named Mitnick Security Consulting, LLC that helps test a company's security strengths and weaknesses, and is the Chief Hacking Officer of security awareness training company KnowBe4. Mitnick is an active advisory board member at Zimperium, a mobile defense firm that develops a mobile intrusion prevention system.

Mitnick is the co-author, with William L. Simon, of two computer security books and his autobiography:

• The Art of Deception

• The Art of Intrusion: The Real Stories Behind the Exploits of Hackers, Intruders & Deceivers

• Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World's Most Wanted Hacker