Warren Alford


Warren Alford

Quality Manager | American Society for Quality (ASQ) Senior Member | Project Management Institute (PMI) | Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) | CISA, CMQ/OE, CSQE, CQA, CSSBB, PMP | Tampa, Florida

Awarded ISO 9001 Industry Benchmark: Creation and effective implementation of Risk-based Internal Audit Program (2013 - 2017).

Welcome to my web site; your information source for Cybersecurity, Quality Management, Risk Management. I am a Quality Manager (ASQ CMQ/OE) and Information Systems Auditor (ISACA CISA) for a global simulation company and have been featured as a guest speaker at numerous American Society for Quality (ASQ) events. I have also written for Quality Management professionals.

For over 20 years, I flew world-wide as a . During those years, I worked with some terrific people, experienced some wonderful places, and made a lifetime of lasting memories. It was a fantastic adventure, living life to the fullest. I also spent a few years in the music business as a music publisher, producer, songwriter, performer, and music distributor.

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Warren Alford is a Quality Manager, Certified Information Systems Auditor CISA and QMS Auditor

• Information Systems Auditing and Testing

• SANS SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling

• SANS SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking

• Network intrusion / penetration testing and vulnerability evaluation

• Software implementation, V&V, regression testing, and database migration

• Webmaster digital content management, HTML, HTML5, PHP, JS, CSS, XML

• Windows, Windows Server, iOS, Unix, Linux, GNU, Kali, Ubuntu

• Quality Management Systems (QMS) for products and services (hardware and software)

• Design / Implementation of Risk-based Internal Audit Program (ISO "Industry Benchmark" 2013 - 2016)

• Quality Assurance, Quality metric analysis, Continuous Improvement, and Lean Six Sigma

• Supplier development and evaluation

• ISO 9001, NIST 800-30, NIST 800-53, CMMI for Development (Appraiser), AS9100, ISO 19011, ISO 17021

Professional Certifications

• Airline Transport Pilot (ATP): Multi Engine Instrument

• Aircraft Type Ratings: B727, B737, B757/B767, ERJ170/ERJ190, SF340, and J3100

• Graduate Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC)

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