InGuardians is an independent information security consulting company providing high-value services. Our specialties include Red Team Penetration Testing, Hardware, Application Security Assessments, Threat Hunting, Security Architecture Reviews, ICS and IIoT Security,  Kubernetes and Public Cloud Security, Incident Response, Custom Training and more.


Established in 2003 by industry veterans, InGuardians brings technical experience and business acumen to your projects.  Our information security professionals have authored tools, books, testing frameworks, and training programs.  InGuardians consultants teach and mentor the community through SANS, BlackHat, RSA Conference, and private courses.

Our Team

InGuardians strives to assemble the best and the brightest minds in information security.  Our aim is to channel the collective talents of our team in providing actionable, business-focused information security consulting.  Through community mentoring, teaching and writing opportunities, InGuardians is developing the next generation of Infosec professionals.

Upcoming events

Kubernetes Practical Attack And Defense

Jay Beale, CTO, InGuardians

BSides Seattle – Virtual
October 17, 2020

Attacking and Defending Linux, Docker, and Kubernetes

Jay Beale, CTO, InGuardians


PACSEC 2020 – Virtual
November 16 – 20


Assessing and Exploiting Control Systems and IIoT

Justin Searle, Director of ICS Security, InGuardians


PACSEC 2020 – Virtual
November 9 – 13

“So, people hire you to break into their places to make sure no one can break into their places?” – Sneakers 1992