Paul Burkeland

Practice Lead, Force Cloud Security


Paul comes from a background of IT support and server admin roles, as well as application security testing.

Education & Certifications


Bachelor of Science in GeoScience – University of Wisconsin: Stevens Point

Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts – Madison College

Industry Contributions

Paul has actively gone out to infosec conferences to present and share his knowledge with the community including DerbyCon 6, CheddarCon 2016, DerbyCon 7.

Passion for Security

O365 Security Research, password cracking and analysis, OWASP, Infragard Passion for Security: Web application security, and lockpicking.

Recent Webinars

Penetration Testing Your Cloud Environment

Cloud Testing is Now Crucial It’s abundantly clear that penetration testing is critical to validating the safeguards in a well-functioning security program. While cloud computing has been around for over 12 years, testing the client’s (i.e., your) security areas of...

Enhancing Your Cybersecurity Career: Hacking Certifications Overview

This webinar was recorded on May 12, 2021. Ever Wanted to Know the Difference Between the Hacking Certifications? Certifications can help you better understand threat actor techniques and how they affect an organization with regard to security, but there are...

Password Recovery 101: Cracking More of Your List

Get stuck trying to access a file or database that has stored encrypted user credentials? During most assessments, it can be easy to stop conducting password recovery when you’ve successfully cracked half of your list. In this interactive webinar, we’ll...
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