Lucas M. Hudson

Senior Offensive Security Engineer

Senior Offensive Security Engineer (Cyber Red Team & Threat Emulation)

As a Senior Offensive Security Engineer, Luke Hudson applies deep technical expertise and understanding of adversarial tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) to effectively assess client networks and systems of National Security importance. Luke leads the full lifecycle of Red Team engagements from establishing rules of engagement (ROE), conducting preparation and tooling activities, accurately emulating adversary threats, and producing high-quality post-assessment reporting, including technical reports, leadership out-briefs, and after-action reporting. Luke is an expert in techniques to bypass anti-virus (AV) / endpoint detection and response (EDR), as well as payload development.

Prior to BreakPoint Labs, Luke served as a Web Application Penetration Tester performing security assessments through the creation of custom scripts to identify potentially high-impact risks to key cyber terrain.

Luke has a Bachelor of Science degree in cyber security from the University of Maryland Global Campus and holds numerous professional certifications, including OSCE, OSCP, OSWP, CISSP, GICSP, GPEN, OSWP, GPEN, GCFA, and CEH