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Shon Harris, CISSP, MCSE (shonharris@logicalsecurity.com), is the president of Logical Security, a security consultant, a former engineer in the Air Force’s Information Warfare unit, an instructor, and an author. She has authored two best-selling CISSP® books, was a contributing author to the book Hacker’s Challenge, and a contributing author to the book Gray Hat Hacking. Shon has taught computer and information security to a wide range of clients, some of which have included RSA, Department of Defense, Department of Energy, National Security Agency (NSA), Bank of America, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), BMC, West Point, American Express, and many more.

Shon was recognized as one of the top 25 women in the Information Security field by Information Security Magazine. She writes security articles for Information Security Magazine and Windows 2000 Magazine and other leading industry journals.

"Some authors are lucky enough to have their name become synonymous with a particular certification category. It happens rarely, but when it does happen it is indicative of a reputation established through years of producing quality products. Such is the case with Shon Harris and security."
— Emmett Dulaney, reviewer, CertCities.com

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February 14, 2011   Comments
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February 7, 2011   Comments
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January 31, 2011   Comments
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January 24, 2011   Comments
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January 17, 2011   Comments
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January 10, 2011   Comments
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January 3, 2011   Comments
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December 27, 2010   Comments
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December 20, 2010   Comments
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December 13, 2010   Comments
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December 6, 2010   Comments
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November 22, 2010   Comments
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November 15, 2010   Comments
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November 8, 2010   Comments
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November 1, 2010   Comments
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October 25, 2010   Comments
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October 13, 2010   Comments
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October 6, 2010   Comments
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September 27, 2010   Comments
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September 20, 2010   Comments
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September 13, 2010   Comments
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September 7, 2010   Comments
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June 15, 2010   Comments
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