Dr. Kellep Charles is looking at the camera with a serious expression. His hair, mustache, and goatee are all closely cropped. He is wearing a black suit, white shirt, and black tie. There is a bank of servers in the background.

Dr. Kellep Charles studied computer programming when he was working on his bachelor's degree. He took a networking internship and realized he preferred doing networking and infrastructure. Once he had been working for awhile, he gravitated towards information security.

The early beginnings of his website, Security Orb, started as a faculty site when he was an adjunct teacher at Capitol Technology University in Maryland. He created the Security Orb website as a place to store and share his cybersecurity materials.

Dr. Charles's favorite areas of cybersecurity are: security assessments, security scanners, and forensics. He did his PhD dissertation on security scanners.

Videos of Dr. Kellep Charles:

Under 3 minute video in ransomware segment on CTV News

7-minute interview on The Tech Show


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