Last updated at Wed, 27 Sep 2017 15:01:05 GMT

We are thrilled to announce that security expert Chris Nickerson will be joining General Stan McChrystal as part of the UNITED speaker lineup!

Chris Nickerson, CEO of LARES, has more than 18 years of experience in the security industry, with specific expertise in real-world attack modeling, red team testing, and adversarial simulation.

At Lares, Chris leads a team of security professionals who conduct risk assessments, penetration testing, application testing, social engineering, red team testing, and full adversarial attack modeling. Prior to starting Lares, he held senior positions at Arrow, KPMG and Sprint. He is a contributing member of many security groups, founded the Penetration Testing Execution Standard (PTES), and was featured on the television show Tiger Team, which aired on TruTV. He co-hosts the Exotic Liability Podcast, is the author of “RED TEAM TESTING” – an upcoming book published by Elsevier/Syngress – and a founding member of the BSIDES Conference.

Chris' talk is sure to be a highlight. Register for UNITED to be there when he takes the stage!