CISO, In-Q-TelDan Geer is currently the CISO for In-Q-Tel, a not-for-profit investment firm that works to invest in technology that supports the missions of the Central Intelligence Agency and the broader U.S. intelligence community. Looking at just a few of his accomplishments, Geer was a key contributor to the development of the X Window System, as well as the Kerberos authentication protocol while a member of the Athena Project at MIT in the 1980s. Shortly after, he created the first information security consulting firm on Wall Street in 1992; followed by, organizing one of the first academic conferences on electronic commerce in 1995. He is also the past president of the USENIX Association, where he earned a Lifetime Achievement Award.
- Website http://geer.tinho.net/pubs
Dan’s sessions at USA 2014
- USA 2014