Danny Lungstrom

Danny Lungstrom is a Principal Consultant at CrowdStrike with over a decade of information security experience. Danny has an extensive background in incident response, digital forensics, and information security that spans corporate, government, and academic environments, allowing him to manage a full docket of security and forensic casework at CrowdStrike. Danny regularly investigates cyber security compromises at some of the world’s largest companies.Prior to joining CrowdStrike, Danny was a Digital Forensic Examiner at Stroz Friedberg. At Stroz he supported investigations and legal proceedings involving incident response, security risk assessment, and forensic data acquisition and analysis. These investigations spanned global Fortune 100 companies, large botnet operations, and many high-profile individuals. Danny also brings past career experience in protecting highly critical Department of Defense networks and national corporate infrastructure, leading vulnerability investigations, and performing PCI and risk assessments. Additionally, he was a part of the Global Positioning System’s (GPS) Program Office, serving as an expert on information security and its state in current and future GPS satellite constellations. In addition, he led the development of remote forensic capabilities and wrote analysis and training material for early mobile device forensic tools. Danny received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He went on to receive a Master of Science degree, with highest honors, in Information Security Policy and Management from Carnegie Mellon University. Danny was elected to and served on the Board of Directors for the Los Angeles chapter of Information Systems Security Association (ISSA LA) for four years. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Payment Card Industry Qualified Security Assessor (PCI QSA).