Felix Keim graduated with a degree in computer science (Diplom-Informatiker, university of cooperative education) with a thesis on the IEEE 802.1X standard.
He started his career as a systems engineer in the IT services and security field with a focus on networks and network security. He then worked at a distributor for IT security solutions as an engineer and certified trainer for products of Gemalto/SafeNet, Palo Alto Networks, Dell SonicWALL and WatchGuard in the fields of strong authentication and network security.
Felix Keim has been working as a consultant at cirosec GmbH since 2014. He supports mainly large corporations in analyzing, evaluating, conceptualizing and introducing technical security measures.
He has expert knowledge in identity management, traceability in administration, privilege management and both client-based and network-based advanced threat protection. Moreover, Felix Keim has comprehensive experience in the fields of next-generation firewalls, network access control, DDoS mitigation and endpoint protection with micro-virtualization.