Daniel Yaakov is Cyber Security Consultant & Co-Founder CTO of CYBERMOAT Group.
Daniel has over 20 years of experience in information security and more than 25 years in infrastructure, of which he spent 13 years as a computer, network and security trainer at over 10 different learning institutes. He previously worked at Cronus-Cyber Technologies, and a cyber security product leader for developing the next generation automated penetration system and taking the product to be the leader in the cyber security market. Prior to Cronus Daniel worked as Head of Digital Forensics & Incident Response and Team Leader for Penetration testing’s at Hacktics (Ernst&Young, Advanced Security Center in Tel Aviv).
In his role Daniel leads the CyBot product of Cronus to be leader in automated penetration testing solutions and next generation vulnerability management. During this time Daniel served as a presenter for the company, leading POC, installations and implementations of CyBot around the world. Between the customers you can find Banks, Insurance Companies, Critical Infrastructures and Government.
In his role, Daniel leads a number of highly-trained consultants, and also performs Red-Team, application, infrastructure, and mobile penetration tests, conducts code reviews, and designs secure systems. Daniel was head of Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) department where Daniel was involved in leading Digital Forensics and Fraud investigation on global companies, mobile investigations, Incident Response Plan developing for global companies and C-Level Table Top trainings on how to handle and manage a cyber security breach.
Daniel leads the SCADA Penetration Testing’s and Risk assessments around the world.
Daniel has developed and train for three years numerous training platforms for different private and public industries all over the world, developed SCADA attacks scenarios and a well-defined process for recognizing attacks on the SCADA environment. During this time Daniel was part of Incident response team for critical SCADA infrastructure, help develop and improve their SOC & IRP, perform penetration tests and risk assessments on IT and OT infrastructures. At the end of the project Daniel build and develop a new role in the cyber-security industry.