Christopher Hadnagy is the founder and CEO of Social-Engineer, LLC. During his 16 years in the information security industry, Chris has written four books on social engineering. He also wrote the world’s first social engineering framework and newsletter, as well as had the first social engineering based podcast.
Christopher Hadnagy’s new book, “Human Hacking: Win Friends, Influence People and Leave Them Better Off for Having Met You”, will be available January 5, 2021.
Chris lectures and teaches about social engineering around the globe. He’s been invited to speak at the Pentagon, as well as other high secure facilities. As the creator of the world’s first Social Engineering Capture the Flag (SECTF), Chris leads the way in educating people on this serious threat.
Chris works with some of the world’s leaders in scientific research to understand social engineering. Notably, Chris authored a book with Dr. Paul Ekman regarding the use of nonverbal communication by social engineers.
Chris is certified as an Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) as well as an Offensive Security Wireless Professional (OSWP). He is also the creator of the Social Engineering Pentest Professional (SEPP) and Master’s Level Social Engineering (MLSE) Certifications.