Whitney Maxwell has over 5 years of experience in security. She received a DEFCON Black Badge in 2018 when she took first place in the Social Engineering Village competition where she performed vishing calls against a Fortune 500 company live in front of hundreds of spectators. She received her Masters of Technology degree in December of 2017 with an emphasis in cyber security from Brigham Young University. Her previous experience includes working on the Office 365 red team at Microsoft where she pen tested network infrastructures, coded internal toolsets, and adjudicated cases for the O365 bug bounty. Along with her professional experience she was one of the founding members of the Cyber Security Research Lab red team at Brigham Young University.