Cybersecurity Engineer - RKNeal Critical Infrastructure Protection
Alexander Bouas is currently a Cybersecurity Engineer at RKNeal Critical Infrastructure Protection. He integrates cybersecurity, BCDR, and compliance solutions into sensitive industrial controls networks. These solutions include SIEM, IDS, patch management, backup management, whitelisting, baselining, vulnerability scanning, host based security and antivirus.
Alexander has worked in Cyber Security as the security subject matter expert for the Air Force Cyber Protection Teams conducting network health assessments and compliance assessments. As a United States Marine Special Intelligence Administrator, he employed cyber security and compliance practices to secure sensitive networks spanning multiple countries that were critical to the nation’s security.
Industrial cyber security is a unique and challenging environment where operations take priority over cyber security. Three specific challenges exist in industrial networks; security software must support multiple industrial platforms that are proprietary and often cannot host other software, a skeleton crew is often all that can support the maintenance and security of a network, and […]