Listen to Ralph Echemendia, 'The Ethical Hacker', explain the problems in the battle of (in)security. Then watch as he hacks a random member of the audience, followed by a discussion on the impact entertainment has on technology.
Ralph Echemendia , The Ethical Hacker
Ralph Echemendia is a world-renowned cyber security expert, known internationally by his alter ego “The Ethical Hacker.” He uses his talents and expertise to educate various institutions as well as protect companies and celebrity names. Ralph has played a pivotal role in the research and development of various key security technologies. His portfolio of work and reputation as a leading professional across several industries has landed him the credibility to make appearances on CNN, Fox News, USA Today, and Forbes, to name a few.
Following his work as an Information Security Executive for Terremark Worldwide (acquired by Verizon in 2011) in Miami, Ralph took his talents to Hollywood, California. He actively works with award-winning Director Oliver Stone as a technical supervisor on films such as “Savages” and “Snowden.” Additionally, he acts as Mr. Stone’s digital security advisor. Ralph has also worked on other projects such as the film “Nerve” and award-winning TV series Mr. Robot.