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Charles Henderson

Global Head of IBM X-Force Red

With more than 20 years of experience in the information security industry, Charles Henderson and the teams he has managed have specialized in network, application, physical, and device penetration testing as well as vulnerability research. His team's clients range from the largest on the Fortune lists to small and midsized companies interested in improving their security posture. He has been a featured speaker at various conferences (including Black Hat, DEFCON, RSA, SOURCE, OWASP AppSec USA and Europe, SXSW, and Merchant Risk Council) around the world on various subject matters relating to security testing and incident response.

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Hacking Cars, IoT Devices and Passwords: IBM X-Force Red Turns 1

In this podcast, Charles Henderson discusses some of the IBM X-Force Red team's top achievements over the past year and offers a preview of what lies ahead.

IBM X-Force Red Turns 1, Expands Into Auto and IoT Practice Areas

Today IBM X-Force Red launches a collaboration with the Watson IoT Platform to help ensure that all IoT solutions get our special brand of hacker love.

The Future and Present of IoT Security

IBM's Charles Henderson discusses the future and present of IoT Security, based on his recent research of connected cars and home automation devices.

An IoT Love Story: Always Apart, Never Disconnected

Connected devices are beginning to change ownership for the first time, which presents new IoT security challenges for manufacturers.

X-Force Red Receives Warm Welcome at Black Hat

X-Force Red offers innovative, simple scoping mechanisms for penetration tests instead of tedious, time-wasting questionnaires.

When Souvenirs Cost More Than Pocket Change: Mobile Point-of-Sale Hazards

Mobile point-of-sale technology is useful for small businesses, large enterprise retail chains and global sporting competitions alike.

X-Force Red Gets Serious About Penetration Testing

X-Force Red offers vulnerability analytics backed by the experience of hundreds of thousands of the world's best technologists.

Point-of-Sale Hazards: Skimming the Surface of Global Sporting Events

Travelers around the globe are at high risk of robbery. While payment cards can be much simpler than cash, point-of-sale hazards pose a significant threat.