Getting Into Infosec

Elvis Chan - From Making Computer Chips to FBI Supervisory Special Agent!

Episode Summary

Elvis Chan is a Supervisory Special Agent Elvis Chan, who works cyber security matters for the FBI San Francisco Division. We discuss how we got into the FBI, Life in the FBI CyberSecurity Division, and how to get involved.

Episode Notes

Elvis Chan is a Supervisory Special Agent Elvis Chan, who works cyber security matters for the FBI San Francisco Division. We discuss how we got into the FBI, Life in the FBI CyberSecurity Division, and how to get involved.

The FBI is always looking for qualified applications for Special Agent and professional staff positions. Please see https://www.fbijobs.gov/ for more details.

Notes:

Quotes:

"There are a LOT of things behind the scenes I can't talk about."

"If you see in the news that there is a hack, you can be sure that there is at least one maybe two, maybe several, office mobilized to figure out what the heck happened."

"On a regular day, I would love to just go through my email and have the scheduled meetings I'm gonna have."

"Why are the Russains coming after us..."

"Whatever happens to you... 'The Need of the Bureau'"

"My current job, despite all the paperwork and meeting I don't want to go to is a 10 out of 10!"

"People would not believe some of the stuff that we've seen or that we've gone through. They would make the worst movie plot because they would be so unbelievable!"

Links:

FBI Jobs

2014 Yahoo Hack

FSB

InfraGard

FBI Field Offices