Alyssa Miller, goal is to change how we look at the security of our interconnected way of life and focus attention on defending privacy and cultivating trust.
A life-long hacker, Alyssa has a passion for technology and security. She bought her first computer herself at age 12 and quickly learned techniques for hacking modem communications and software. Her serendipitous career journey began as a software developer which enabled her to pivot into security roles. Beginning as a penetration tester, her last 15 years have seen her grow as a security leader with experience across a variety of organizations. She regularly advocates for improving the security community and shares her research with business leaders and industry audiences through her international public speaking engagements, online content, and as co-host of The Uncommon Journey podcast on ITSP Magazine.
Alyssa is a committed activist within the security industry. Her views, research, and career journey have been featured in “Tribe of Hackers: Blue Team”, feature articles in SC Magazine, and Cybercrime Magazine, and through various other media appearances. Alyssa is a member of the Technology Advisory Board for Epiphany Solutions Group (ESG), a board member for BlueTeam Con and Circle City Con, and a member of the WiCyS Racial Equity Committee.