October 4, 2018

The October 4, 2018 Cyber Security Day sessions will be held in the University Rooms located in the Carmichael Student Center on Kennesaw Campus.

Visitor Parking is adjacent to the Student Center. More parking information can be found here.

UITS is grateful to KSU Campus Services for providing speaker gifts in support of Cyber Security Awareness Day.


  • Nicolas Corn, OSCP

    Presentation Title: Security in Software Development

    Nick has spent the last year working as a penetration tester for a software company in midtown Atlanta. Prior to that he worked at a Healthcare Security consulting firm specializing in offensive security. He graduated from KSU with a BBA in Information Security and Assurance. He also holds the OSCP Certification.

  • United States Secret Service
  • Lunch break.
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Herbert Mattord HeadshotHerbert J. Mattord, Ph.D., CISM, CISSP, CDP
    Associate Professor in Information Security and Assurance

    Dr. Herbert Mattord teaches courses in Information Security and Assurance and Cyber Security at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, GA. He is the Interim Chair of the Department of Information Systems, the Director of Education for the Institute for Cyber Security Workforce Development as well as the Associate Director of the KSU Center for Information Security Education (infosec.kennesaw.edu).

    He completed 26 years of IT industry experience before becoming a full-time academic in 2002. His experiences as an application developer, database administrator, project manager, and information security analyst and manager are a valuable background to his teaching role at Kennesaw State University. While engaged in his IT career, he worked as an adjunct professor at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw Georgia, Southern Polytechnic State University in Marietta, Georgia, Austin Community College in Austin, Texas, and Texas State University-San Marcos. He was formerly the Manager of Corporate Information Technology Security at Georgia-Pacific Corporation, where he acquired his practical knowledge of information security implementation and management.

    Herb is the co-author of many textbooks with Dr. Michael Whitman and others, notably Principles of Information Security,and Management of Information Security.

    Herb completed his Ph.D. in Information Systems with a concentration in Information Security at Nova Southeastern University.

  • Christopher Dehner & Edward Moses
    Office of Cyber Security
    Kennesaw State University