Scott Scheferman


Director, Consulting, Cylance

As Director of Consulting for Cylance, Mr. Scheferman oversees the delivery of Cylance Consulting services ranging from compromise assessments and penetration testing to incident response to ensure timely and effective delivery. He also performs additional roles within Cylance such as public speaking and sharing intelligence with partners.

With over 15 years of information security experience, Mr. Scheferman has performed in multiple roles in both the Federal/DoD and Commercial spaces. Most notable would be the Technical Lead and PM for a DoD agency’s certification authority, where he led a team of 20 cyber risk analysts directing over 800 validators (field security testers) around the globe in performing over 2,000 security assessments per year. In that role Mr. Scheferman also made final risk security determinations on several high profile cloud/SaaS adoption technologies, guiding a tiger team on developing custom security testing criteria, threat analysis, attack use-cases scenarios, and broader cloud provider vulnerabilities ranging from two-factor/token authentication weaknesses to persistent embedded image data leakage and general backend cryptanalysis.


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