Speaker Biography

John Kindervag

Vice President, Principal Analyst

Sessions Featuring This Speaker

    Research Focus

    John serves Security & Risk Professionals. He is a leading expert on wireless security, network security, security information management, and PCI data security.

    Previous Work Experience

    John is a 25-year veteran of the high-tech world. He holds numerous industry certifications, including CISSP, CEH, QSA, and CCNA. Prior to joining Forrester, John was the senior security architect with security consultancy Vigilar, and he started the security practice for a Cisco Gold VAR, Flair Data Systems, where he was a principal security consultant. He has particular expertise in the areas of wireless security, intrusion detection and prevention, and voice over IP hacking. He has been interviewed and published in numerous magazines, including Hospitality Technology Magazine, SecurityFocus.com, and Techtarget.com. John has spoken at many security conferences and events, including ToorCon, ShmoCon, and InfoSec World.

    Education

    John has a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications from the University of Iowa.