Michael Allen has been a Penetration Tester and Security Analyst for Black Hills Information Security (BHIS) since 2019. Michael has been able to turn “doing things he’s not supposed to do and going places where he’s not supposed to be,” into an impactful career. He has a multitude of infosec certifications (see below). His hacker mindset on security assessments and physical pentests brings incredible value to the clients he serves. Pen testing isn’t just a job for Michael; it’s a way of life, which he brings fun and creativity, and passion to every hack, breach, and bypass that he attempts.


OSCE: Offensive Security Certified Expert
MLSE: Master Level Social Engineer
CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional
OSCP: Offensive Security Certified Professional
SEPP: Social Engineering Pentest Professional
CompTIA: Security+, Network+, Linux+, A+

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