Omar Santos is an active member of the security community, where he leads several industry-wide initiatives and standard bodies. His active role helps businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies, and other participants that are dedicated to increasing the security of the critical infrastructure.
Omar is the author of over 15 books and video courses; numerous white papers, articles, and security configuration guidelines and best practices. Omar is a Principal Engineer of Cisco’s Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) where he mentors and lead engineers and incident managers during the investigation and resolution of security vulnerabilities.
Chair of the OASIS Common Security Advisory Framework (CSAF) Technical Committee
The Art of Hacking Video Courses
The Art of Hacking is a series of video courses that is a complete guide to help you get up and running with your cybersecurity career. You will learn the key tenets and the fundamentals of ethical hacking and security penetration testing techniques. These video courses provide step-by-step real-life scenarios. You will see first hand how an ethical hacker performs initial reconnaissance of a victim and assess systems and network security controls security posture. Details about these courses can be found at: https://theartofhacking.org
The following are the different video courses that will be part of the Art of Hacking series:
These courses serve as comprehensive guide for any network and security professional who is starting a career in ethical hacking and penetration testing. It also can help individuals preparing for the Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP), the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), and any other ethical hacking certification. This course helps any cyber security professional that want to learn the skills required to becoming a professional ethical hacker or that want to learn more about general hacking methodologies and concepts.
Safari Cybersecurity Related Live Training
I am often delivering several live training sessions in Safari. . You can obtain more information about these live training sessions at:
The following are the live training sessions that I am delivering in Safari:
PSIRT openVuln API
My GitHub Corner
The following are my current publications:
The following are my current patents/applications: