Nathan Sweaney is a Senior Security Consultant with Secure Ideas. He has worked in the Information Security field directly for the last 8 years; prior to that it was a primary focus of his job. Nathan has a considerable amount of experience with point-of-sale environments and managing compliance regulations such as PCI. He has excelled at finding practical and operationally feasible approaches for businesses to mitigate threats and minimize compliance obligations. Previous to Information Security, Nathan worked in development and administration. He currently holds the GPEN, GWAPT, and GAWN certifications.