Breaking into Cybersecurity

Breaking into Cybersecurity

Interested in a successful career in cybersecurity? Learn what it takes from seasoned professionals who provide advice on how to make that happen. #BreakingIntoCyber

Webinar: Breaking into Cyber

Please join us for our quarterly Breaking into Cyber event! This is our most popular networking event where you will have a chance to hear about the opportunities for a career in cybersecurity. We will discuss some of the prospects and challenges of the major pathways for a successful career.

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 2019BSidesDC 2018ISACA GWDC Cybersecurity & Risk ConferenceISSA 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