Russ McRee is a senior security analyst, researcher, and founder of holisticinfosec.org, where he advocates a holistic approach to the practice of information assurance. He is also a security researcher for InfoSec Institute.
His predominant focuses are incident response and web application security; he does both as team leader of Microsoft Online Service’s Security Incident Management team.
Russ speaks and writes frequently on information security topics; including toolsmith, a monthly column for the ISSA Journal.
IBM’s ISS X-Force cited him as the 6th ranked Top Vulnerability Discoverers of 2009.