Rob Ragan is a Partner at Bishop Fox, a security consulting firm providing services to the Fortune 500, global financial institutions, and high-tech startups. He focuses on security solutions, security architecture, and strategy as well as fostering industry relationships. Other areas of expertise include red teaming and continuous assessment.
Rob has presented at Black Hat, DEF CON, RSA, and Interop. He is also a contributing author to Hacking Exposed Web Applications 3rd Edition. His writing has appeared in Dark Reading and he has been quoted in publications such as Wired.
Rob is based in San Francisco, previously was a senior penetration tester and managed Bishop Fox’s Atlanta team. He has more than a decade of security experience and once worked as a Software Engineer at Hewlett-Packard’s Application Security Center. Rob was also with SPI Dynamics where he was a software engineer on the dynamic analysis engine for WebInspect and the static analysis engine for DevInspect.
Rob holds a Bachelor of Science from Pennsylvania State University with a major in Information Sciences and Technology and a focus on System Development.