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Travis Kaun

Senior Security Consultant

EXPERIENCE
Travis Kaun began his Information Security career-building by managing firewalls and intrusion detection systems with a managed security services provider. After time spent on the defensive side in the corporate world, Travis put on an offensive cap for a consulting role and hasn’t looked back.

Travis is a proud member of the Targeted Operations team, focusing on gaining a foothold and expanding to a large compromise while hunting for the ‘crown jewels’ and other client objectives.

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor of Science, Computer Information Systems, Herzing College
  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
  • Certified Red Team Operator (CRTO)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

PASSION FOR SECURITY
Travis has contributed to open source projects and has spoken at various security conferences. Additionally, Travis co-hosts a regional InfoSec group, MadSec.

Featured Blogs And Resources

Discover the blogs, analysis, webinars, and podcasts by this team member.

Blog October 20 2022

The Curious Case of the Password Database

Nowadays, password managers are king. We use password managers to secure our most sensitive credentials to a myriad of services and sites; a compromise of the…

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Blog May 24 2022

Pwnton Pack: An Unlicensed 802.11 Particle Accelerator

This past Christmas, I received a terrific gift from my in-laws: a replica Ghostbusters Proton Pack. I was thrilled. You see, growing up in the mid 80s,…

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Training Resources November 07 2024

Actionable Purple Team Simulation Online Training (November 7-8)

Learn how to create specific detections to identify early Indicators of Compromise (IOCs) in our online course. Designed for those looking to improve their…

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Training Resources August 03 2024

Black Hat USA Training - Applied Threat Hunting and Detection Engineering

Registration is now open for our Black Hat training on August 3-6, 2024

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Events TrustedSec HQ | July 30 2024

ISC2 Cleveland Chapter Member Meeting July 2024

ISC2 Cleveland Chapter July MeetupCome join us for our monthly meetup! The ISC2 Cleveland Chapter is hosting an exciting in-person event for all cybersecurity…

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Webinars July 24 2024

Ask Me Anything: Remediation

Join the TrustedSec Remediation Team as they discuss how to prioritize and identify deficiencies in your cloud platform and examine best practices to harden…

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Webinars July 17 2024

Effective Security Logging: What and How to Monitor for Security Issues

In today's digital landscape, understanding what to log and how to effectively monitor these logs is crucial for maintaining robust security defenses. Often,…

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Events Pittsburgh, PA | July 12 2024

BSidesPGH 2024

TrustedSec is proud to sponsor and have a booth at this year's BSides Pittsburgh! Advisory Solutions Director Alex Hamerstone will be giving a talk "Why You…

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News July 12 2024

Scripps News - Massive AT&T data breach exposes ‘nearly all’ customers

A massive data breach at AT&T exposed the data of "nearly all" of its customers. Incident Response Practice Lead Tyler Hudak spoke with Scripps News about what…

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Blog July 11 2024

dirDevil: Hiding Code and Content Within Folder Structures

Welcome back to another round of "Hiding in Plain Sight," exploring weird places to stash data or payloads. In our last edition, we explored an easy method of…

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