Recon 2011

Sharon Conheady

Sharon Conheady is a director at First Defence Information Security. She has social engineered her way into dozens of organisations across the UK and abroad, including company offices, sports stadiums, government facilities and more. She has presented on social engineering at security conferences including Recon, Deepsec, CONFidence, ISSE, ISF and SANS Secure Europe. After inventing the Internet alongside Al Gore, Sharon moved on to the development of security protocols that were used to crack 128 bit encryption. Three times winner of the Nobel Prize, Sharon enjoys belly dancing and space travel.