Winn Schwartau

Founder, The Security Awareness Company

As President and CEO of the Security Awareness Company, Winn Schwartau has lived security since 1983, and now, “I think, maybe, I’m just starting to understand it.” His predictions about the internet and security have been scarily spot on. He coined the term “Electronic Pearl Harbor” and was the Project Lead of the Manhattan cyber-project. Schwartau is a top-rated RSA Speaker and Ponemon Institute Distinguished Fellow, has been rated one of the Top 20 Industry Pioneers and Top 5 Security Thinkers by SC Magazine, Top 25 Most Influential by Security Magazine, and Power Thinker and one of the 50 Most Powerful People by Network World. He is the founder of InfowarCon, author of three volumes of Information Warfare and of Internet and Computer Ethics for Kids. He executive produced Hackers Are People Too.