Sophie Pingor is a Walmart global red team analyst

Sophie Pingor, aka Jek Hyde, was clearly not the prototypical pen tester or hacker when she left the University of North Texas with a journalism degree some five-plus years ago.  

Pingor worked on the school newspaper and then after college started working at KERA radio in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. It was there that she became interested in security, volunteering for stories about the latest breaches.  

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