John Bambenek is the President and Chief Forensic Examiner of Bambenek Consulting and an Incident Handler with the SANS Internet Storm Center. He began his career at Ernst & Young as a Project Manager and Senior Consultant providing IT architecture services to top Fortune 500 Firms. He has worked in both the public and private sector providing consulting to financial services firms. He has over 15 years experience in the field, is a published author of several articles, book chapters and one book, and has contributed to IT security courses and certification exams covering subjects such as: penetration testing, reverse engineering malware, forensics, and network security. He has participated in many incident investigations spanning the globe.