Managing Principal, Information Technology Security
Eugene Dorns, CCSE is an Information Assurance and Cyber Security leader with an extensive background in information security, network security and information technology. Mr. Dorns has over twenty years of experience in Infornation Security/Assurance to include security architecture, penetration testing, security test and evaluation, certification and accreditation, and operational security. He has performed managerial, task lead, and senior engineering roles on multiple security tasks and technical security engineering engagements. Mr. Dorns has led multiple security engagements ranging from operational security support to performing risk and vulnerability assessments. His work has occurred at multiple security classification levels, across intra- and inter-agency boundaries, and has involved full life-cycle security support. Mr. Dorns has performed full life-cycle support at the Defense, Federal and commercial entities. He has performed security services and security design and analysis for enterprise architecture consisting of multiple Wide Area Networks, layered firewall and intrusion prevention technologies, virtual private networks, and end-to-end data encryption.
Mr. Dorns has prior experience performing risk management services for commercial clients to include large financial corporations and Internet Service Providers. The risk management service offering was based on audit techniques using the CoBiT methodology to bridge gaps between the client’s business risk, technical issues, control needs and performance requirements. His audit experience includes compliance audits and substantive vulnerability/penetration testing. Automated and manual vulnerability tools and techniques were employed during the testing portions of his audits.
In addition to his consulting engagements, Mr. Dorns has provided training and instructions on security technologies for practical, hands-on security courses offered by Rockwell University and the USDA Graduate School.