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Stephanie Carruthers

People Hacker for IBM– X-Force Red

    Stephanie "Snow" Carruthers is a People Hacker for X-Force Red, an autonomous team of veteran hackers within IBM Security. At DEF CON 22 she won a black badge for the Social Engineering Capture the Flag (SECTF) and was on the winning team for SAINTCON'S Vault Physical Security challenge, which won the team a black badge. Stephanie has performed a variety of Red Team and Social Engineering assessments for clients ranging from start-ups, Fortune 100 companies, to government agencies.

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    Social Engineering Testing: Why Getting Hacked Is a Security Advantage

    Social engineering and security awareness training exercises can help business leaders uncover gaps in their incident response plans and identify poor security hygiene among employees.