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Mark Burnett

( Mark Burnett )

United States
South Weber, UT
Information Security Consultant


Mark Burnett is an independent security consultant, author, and researcher who specializes in application security, authentication, and hardening Microsoft Windows-based servers and networks. Since 1999 he has worked in numerous areas of IT security, developing unique strategies and techniques for protecting critical assets. Mark is author and coauthor of a number of security books and publishes security articles for several web sites, newsletters, and magazines. Microsoft has three times recognized Mark’s contribution to the Windows community with the Windows Server – IIS Most Valued Professional (MVP) award and four times with the Windows Security MVP award.

Mark is author and co-author of seven security books, including Perfect Passwords (Syngress Publishing), Hacking the Code (Syngress Publishing), and the best-selling book Stealing the Network (Syngress Publishing). You can contact Mark at or visit his web site at

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