Michael Bond

Security Consultant


Mike has worked in offensive security for over four years as an Internal Penetration tester and Consulting Penetration tester. Mike previously worked for a Cisco Value Added Reseller (VAR). He held positions such as Principal Architect and Professional Services Manager where he designed and implemented Cisco Unified Communications, LAN/WAN/Wireless networks, and security solutions in both large and medium enterprise environments. Mike has over 26 years of IT experience.

Education & Certifications

  • AAS – Computer Information Technology; Cyber Defense
  • AAS – Computer Science; Application Development
  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
  • Offensive Security Wireless Professional (OSWP)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE #17963)

Professional Affiliations

Nashville OWASP Chapter

Industry Contributions

Mike has developed several open source tools such as config-dump and VNUM. He has been a guest speaker for multiple Vanderbilt University Cybersecurity Boot Camps and internal events.

Passion for Security

Mike’s passion for security started when he would perform best practice assessments for enterprise networks to find misconfigurations that could lead to a device compromise. This led him to move to offensive security where he now enjoys compromising networks and providing guidance on how to protect networking devices from compromise.

Recent Blog Posts

Cisco Hackery: How Cisco Configuration Files Can Help Attackers Enumerate Your Network

1.0 Intro Prior to making a career change to offensive security, I spent over 15 years working for a Cisco partner designing and implementing enterprise and VoIP networks. During that time, I performed best practice assessments aimed at identifying misconfigurations that could lead to a network compromise. Today, I have taken that knowledge and used...
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