Steve Surdu, a non-lawyer, has more than thirty years of experience in information technology consulting. He assists clients in a variety of computer security areas such as assessing security threats, priorities, and capabilities. He provides information security subject matter expertise to clients so they can use that information to better position their products or deliver their own services.
Mr. Surdu has investigated site defacements, personally identifiable information thefts, ACH account fraud, payment card thefts, ATM cash drawdowns and intellectual property thefts. This work gave Mr. Surdu extensive experience in responding to large-scale computer security breaches. He also developed a thorough understanding of various threats – especially organized crime and state sponsored groups.
Mr. Surdu has worked with clients in many industries including financial services, high technology, healthcare, regulated industry, manufacturing, hospitality, energy, state/federal government, and retail. Over the course of his career he has performed large-scale application development, third-party software system integration, information security consulting and general business consulting.