Nathan Elendt

Senior Security Consultant

Nathan Elendt is a Senior Security Consultant at Bishop Fox. Nathan’s primary areas of expertise are web application penetration testing, secure system design, and product security reviews, including Internet of Things (IoT) assessments.

Nathan is an avid IoT researcher and is considered an internal subject matter expert on embedded device security. He has designed and led trainings on hardware hacking, has authored an article on IoT security best practices, and was recently quoted in CSO Online on IoT security. His IoT work for Bishop Fox includes a review of a suite of connected home security systems for a leading smart lock developer. Nathan detected high-risk issues in the storage of long-term cryptographic material and discovered an attack chain that would allow malicious outsiders to access and compromise users’ home networks.

The Latest From Nathan

Tech Blog
Breaking HTTPS in the IoT: Practical Attacks For Reverse Engineers
Industry Blog
What the Newly Drafted NIST Password Guidelines Mean to You
Industry Blog
How to Engineer Secure Things: Past Mistakes and Future Advice