Ken Armstrong

Ken Armstrong is a Director with EWA-Canada responsible for Information Technology Security (ITS) operations and associated projects within EWA-Canada. Ken joined EWA-Canada in 1998 and has over 25 years' experience in the IT security field. Ken has distinguished himself as one of the lead technical specialists with CanCERT.

Ken is a member of the international Forum for Incident Response Security Teams (FIRST), as well as a member of the CVE (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) Editorial Board. During his previous employment with the Communications Security Establishment (CSE) within the Canadian Government, Ken was considered to be one of Canada's experts specializing in various cryptographic systems, network and system security mechanisms, and protocols.

Ken is a well-known instructor within the IT security community where he regularly addresses topics such as network vulnerabilities, penetration testing, and the advanced analysis of network logs.