Keith Willett

Information Assurance Directorate, National Security Agency

Keith Willett is the lead architect for Active Cyber Defense (ACD). Mr. Willett has a B.S. in Computer Science with Mathematics minor from Towson University (1984); an M.S. in Business and Information Systems from University of Baltimore (1986); an M.S. in Information Assurance from Norwich University (2005); and is currently working on a Ph.D. in Systems Engineering Security at Stevens Institute of Technology (~2017). Mr. Willett holds (ISC)2 CISSP and ISSAP certifications and has over 30 years’ commercial and government experience in technology and security as an educator, programmer, database administrator, operations manager, systems engineer, enterprise architect, and enterprise security architect. Mr. Willett is the co- author of two books How to Achieve 27001 Certification and the Official (ISC)2 Guide to the ISSMP CBK; and sole-author of the book Information Assurance Architecture all published by Auerbach Publishing.

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