Eric Kelly


Seasoned cyber security professional with experience in the financial, transportation, and manufacturing sectors. Experienced Incident Responder with exceptional ability to understand cyber threats and the impact they cause to operations.

Holder of 8 GIAC certifications including the GSE, GIAC Security Expert. Successful bug bounty hunter on Synack Red Team, qualifying for multiple Hack the Pentagon live events in 2018 and 2019.

Proven experience undestanding and mitigating risk for organizations of all sizes.


Illinois hacking competition draws cybersecurity sleuths of tomrrow.

Chicago Tribune / 3 Mar 2014

Eric Kelly Wins US Cyber Challenge Competition

WGEL / 5 Aug 2015

Hackers just found serious vulnerabilities in a U.S. military fighter jet

Washington Post / 14 Aug 2019

Hackers find serious vulnerabilities in F-15 fighter jet system / 16 Aug 2019

Ethical Hackers Sabotage F-15 Fighter Jet, Expose Serious Vulnerabilities

Newsweek / 15 Aug 2019

How ethical hacking can make DODs weapon systems more secure

Defense One / 30 Oct 2020