Who’s Voodoo?
Voodoo Security was founded by Dave Shackleford, a well-known and respected security practitioner, trainer, and speaker. Dave has worked with many companies in the Fortune 500, and has consulted in areas ranging from network and application assessments to PCI compliance. Several of Dave’s relevant experience points include:

  • Former CTO of a large security VAR and consulting firm in Atlanta, GA.
  • Former CTO of the Center for Internet Security, where he coordinated the first published virtualization security benchmarks.
  • Former CSO of Configuresoft, a configuration management and compliance vendor, later acquired by EMC.
  • Current member of the faculty at IANS and frequent speaker at forums.
  • Certified instructor at the SANS Institute, and lead author of the SANS Virtualization Security and Cloud Security courses and curriculum.

The Voodoo Security team consists of trusted and experienced experts in everything from application security to physical security, with a bit of everything in between. All Voodoo Security team members have extensive experience, and many carry multiple professional certifications including:

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
  • GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
  • GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)


For more information about Voodoo, please contact us at info@voodoosec.com.