Getting Into Infosec

Adrian Kaylor - From Network Admin to Trainer to Sales Engineer for Life

Episode Summary

Adrian is the nerd brought in to talk to other nerds. He did not have a direct path to Security, but every role he had in his career helped him in his next role and in security. He shares some hilarious stories as well as

Episode Notes

Adrian is a Sr Sales Engineer with Splunk who focuses on security. He has worked for various security startups in the bay area for the past 15 years from vulnerability management, to endpoint investigation, to ML based threat hunting.




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Adrian Kaylor on Twitter:

Adrian Kaylor on LinkedIN:

Phrack Magazine:

Lack Rack:


Splunk Dev License:

CIS 20 Controls:



Netsec Reddit:

SANS Holiday Hack Challenge:

Garage Door Hack by Samy Kamkar:

Sam Bowne's Class:

Adrian's Presentation on YouTube: (Picture of lab at 24:05)

Intro Music by Trash80:

Outro Music (Liberation Theology - Exploitation is Sin):

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