About the Author
Lawrence Pingree (aka Larry Pingree)
CISSP, CCSA, CCSE CCSI, ICE, ICI, NSA
Lawrence has many years of experience in engineering, technical architecture, networking, security policies, procedures, systems analysis and auditing in organizations of varying sizes. Throughout his career, Lawrence has engaged in extensive consulting engagements for a wide-range of organizations,and he is an active member of a number of non-profit organizations. A founding board member of the Digital Forensics Association, he served as Vice President. Today he is a Research Vice President and Market Analyst at Gartner, Inc. At Gartner, Lawrence works as a strategic advisor who engages with hundreds of different organizations worldwide. He enjoys helping individuals become more successful in their businesses. In his spare time enjoys trading his money through exchange traded funds on the stock market, hiking, nature and performance cars.