Shon Gerber

Chief Information Securiity Officer and WP Security Expert

Shon Gerber, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), CISSP and WordPress Security Expert

Shon Gerber “WordPress Security Daily” ( – Providing Security Insight for WordPress websites


Chief Information Security Officer - Current

I am currently working as the CISO for a privately held global manufacturing company that deals with a wide range of security challenges form manufacturing to strong online web presence.

Security Operations Center – Supervisor - 1 Year

Worked as a supervisor within the Security Operations Center of one of the largest privately held companies in the world.Daily, our team worked to protect our company from hackers attempting to gain access to our various computer systems globally.

Senior Security Architect - 2 Years

Working for an IT service provider which customer base ranging from medium to large companies, with varying levels of security needs.Provided security consulting and from Web Applications to recommendations around secure coding practices.

Commander / Member, Air Force Red Team - 11 Years

I worked for over 10 years as a member of an Air Force Red Team (Aggressors) to target/attack government and military installations from both a network and physical perspective.Basically, I was allowed the opportunity to hack into locations and then go on site and physically break into buildings….IT WAS AWESOME! Eventually, I was given the opportunity to become the Commander of this squadron and traveled the world showing the government how to best protect their systems from individuals trying to steal their sensitive information.


Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

GIAC Legal Issues in Information Technology & Security (GLEG)

Adoptive Father of a very large family

Truly blessed to be the father of 7 children who have graced our family from the US, China and Uganda.My wife and children are my life and I my goal is to create content that can be used by anyone from having a WordPress website to their online banking!

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