Richard Brain is the technical director at ProCheckUp, a leading independent specialist UK
security organisation. He developed its unique approach to penetration testing. His
artificial-intelligence based software has automated the approach of penetration testing, allowing
fuller testing to be conducted that finds many previously unknown vulnerabilities.
Richard has over 30 years of computing experience. He graduated from Middlesex University,
and is fluent in Perl, XML, XSL, Basic, Java, C and assembler. His other specialties include bank
and financial credit card-hacking security and Web security.