Danny Dresner

Danny Dresner

Consulting Research Analyst & Lecturer University of Manchester

After 22 years with NCC, Daniel founded The Dresner Associates to detect human vulnerabilities in networks, and mend the often broken threads that bind information together. Over 1000 students have studied cyber security and governance with him at The University of Manchester and engage in his research projects. His key works include the Green Surf Code for Children, Desert Island Controls for Business, and The Three Universal Laws for Information and Cyber Security (with Neira Jones).

Daniel provides informed comment on cyber security policy to the security services and is a visiting lecturer at the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom. He carefully tends to clients implementing the stringent requirements of the ISO/IEC 27001 standard and co-created the IASME programme to bring a benchmark of cyber security to SMEs.