About Us | Cover6 Solutions

A minority-owned SDVOSB: Improving lives & businesses through cybersecurity training, vulnerability & penetration testing, community outreach & staffing.

Our Founder & President, Tyrone E. Wilson, has always had a passion for helping others. His 20+ years of service in the Army has allowed him to serve in some of the most dynamic network security environments in the world. The connections made along the way have allowed Cover6 to become well-established in the tech community and to create a powerful and effective platform to improve lives through education in cyber.

In January of 2012, we organized a meetup group called The D.C. Cyber Security Professionals. Wilson’s passion for educating the masses shined through and the group grew in popularity. Years later, at over 7,500 members, we are proud to be the organizers of the country’s largest #Cybersecurity meetup group. The group allows us to provide community outreach, talent acquisition, and guidance to our members.

We are committed to providing industry and government partners with the services and knowledge of security strategies that balance technology, people, and process to ensure the protection of information. Our services include:

  • Vulnerability Assessments
  • Penetration Testing
  • Web Application Testing
  • IPv6 Assessments

With a passion for teaching and a love for information security; we strive to provide premium training that contributes to your future success in an ever-growing industry. Our training, both virtual and onsite, includes:

  • Intro to Cybersecurity Workshop
  • Penetration Tester (Pentester) Prep Workshop
  • Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst Prep Workshop
  • Attack & Defend Workshop 
  • Summer Cyber Camp
  • CompTIA Certification Prep (Network+, Security+, CySA+, CEH & CEH Practical)
  • ISC2 Certification Prep (CISSP)

Join the country’s largest #Cybersecurity #Meetup group to discuss various information security topics at an unclassified level. Founded in 2012, The D.C. Cybersecurity Professionals’ dedication to providing networking opportunities, informative discussions and educational sessions on all things cyber, has allowed the group to grow over 7,000 members strong while providing a real benefit to the cyber community.

Our Meetup is designed to fit all skill levels so, check out our website and register to become a fellow Cyber Warrior, learn, network and give back to the Community. Contact us for sponsorship opportunities.

Mr. Tyrone E. Wilson is a passionate information security professional with 24 years of experience in information technology and has a mission to improve as many lives as possible through education in cybersecurity. Wilson also has extensive knowledge in computer network defense, vulnerability assessments, cyber threat analysis, and incident response. As a former cybersecurity analyst for the United States Army, Wilson developed security structures to ensure American intelligence systems were protected from foreign threats. Currently, Wilson is the Founder and President of Cover6 Solutions, LLC; which teaches companies and professionals various aspects of information security, penetration testing, and IPv6.  

Wilson is also the organizer of The D.C. Cyber Security Professionals. With over 7,000 members, it is the largest #Cybersecurity meetup group in the United States. In addition, Wilson is also on the Review Board of BSides NoVA and Howard University and has recently presented and/or taught classes at major conferences and events such as BSidesNoVA 2020BSidesNoVA 2019, BSidesDC 2018, ISACA GWDC Cybersecurity & Risk Conference, ISSA Mid Atlantic Security ConferenceBSides NoVA 2017BSides DC 2017, and DCCyberWeek 2017.  Wilson was also a Keynote Speaker at the Hacker Halted 2019.

Tyrone E. Wilson

Founder & President

Net+, Sec+, eJPT, CEH Master