RONALD L. KRUTZ is the Senior Information Security Consultant for Corbett Technologies, specializing in information assurance appraisal methodologies. He is a lead instructor for the CISSP CBK review seminars and former faculty R&D Director at Carnegie Mellon University Research Institute. He holds a PhD in computer engineering, is a registered professional engineer, and is a CISSP. He is the author of four previous Wiley books, including The CISSP Prep Guide.
RUSSELL DEAN VINES is President of The RDV Group, a New York-based security services firm. Previously, he was consulting manager, Security Services, Realtech Systems. Vines has been involved in computer security for fifteen years and has helped create the security design and architecture for Fortune 1000 companies worldwide, and consults regularly for the U.S. Government and the Department of Defense. He is a certified CISSP and CCNA, MCSE, MCNE, and NSA/IAM professional.