Atlanta, GA, December 03, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Sunera (www.sunera.com), a multinational provider of business and technology risk consulting services, would like to announce the promotion of Joe Sechman to Director. Mr. Sechman will lead Sunera’s Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment Practice and be responsible for its methodology development, staff management and client delivery. Furthermore, he will play a key role in all business development activities related to practice and its service offerings. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP), Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) and former Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE), among other professional designations.
Since joining Sunera as a Manager in September of 2007, Mr. Sechman has delivered multiple penetration testing and vulnerability assessment engagements, PCI Authorized Scanning Vendor (ASV) services, and source code reviews. Most notably, he led Sunera's ethical hacking program for one of the United States' largest financial institutions that lasted nearly two years with the delivery of over 150 application security assessments.
Prior to joining Sunera, Mr. Sechman led and managed the professional services group within HP/SPI Dynamics, Inc. as part of the SPI Labs R&D team. He has also held positions as a web application developer and Linux systems administrator with the Georgia Department of Audits and as a senior security consultant with EnterEdge Technology LLC; an Atlanta-based managed security services provider (MSSP).
“Joe has played a key role in my practice’s success over the past couple years and this promotion is well deserved,” said Sunera’s Managing Director of its Information Security and Network Services Practice, Andrew Cannata. “As a Director, we expect him to not only continue growing the practice but to also further Sunera’s credibility and recognition as a leader within the information security and penetration testing space.”
Sunera’s Penetration Testing practice will specifically be focused on the development and delivery of the following information security assessment services: penetration testing; vulnerability assessments, physical security assessments; social engineering; wireless security assessments; web application security; and, secure code analysis. To inquire about Sunera or any of its service offerings, Mr. Sechman can be contacted by phone at (678) 373-9722 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunera is a leading provider of business and technology risk consulting services throughout the United States and Canada. Founded in 2005, Sunera is dedicated to helping organizations achieve and sustain cost-effective corporate governance. Sunera is headquartered in Tampa, Florida and is available online at www.sunera.com.