Nomination for:

"Advisory Committee on Online Access and Security - Nomination, P004807."

Nominee Contact Information:
Elmars E. Laksbergs, CISSP, CCSA, CCSE
11631 Gulf Station
Helotes, Texas 78023
Voice: (210) 860-8481
Fax: (210) 695-2987


The nominee is currently employed a Network Consultant with Enterprise Networking Systems, Inc. (ENS) based out of San Antonio Texas.

The nominee is a seasoned network/system security architect in terms of project experience, distributed computing, and network knowledge. The nominee has successfully completed assessing numerous Fortune 500 company networks. The nominee has conducted Security Assessments for Securities and Exchange Intuitions, Assisted the FBI in the gathering of evidence of a network/computer intrusions. Designed, developed, implemented and tested numerous networks for Fortune 500 companies. The nominee is intimately familiar with Federal, State and Local Laws and Regulations regarding the banking, Securities and Exchange industries. The nominee has 18 years of physical, logical, and technical security experience, and has been in employment with the following companies during that time:

  • Sprint Paranet, Inc., San Antonio Texas, Network Security Consultant
  • CACI, Inc, San Antonio Texas, Lead Network Engineer
  • Platinum Technology, Inc. Solutions, Arlington Virginia, Network Security Consultant
  • Lucent Technologies, Technical Services Company, San Antonio Texas, Senior Systems Security Analyst
  • United States Marine Corps, I MEF Intelligence Branch, Camp Pendleton California, Collections Operations Officer

The nominee assisted in the design, installation, and implementation of the United States Air Force Combat Information Transport System, Network Management System/Base Information Protection Program.

The nominee has developed network security courses and conducted formal training of these courses for Lucent Technologies.

The nominee has experience in design, testing, and implementation of E-Commerce sites for Fortune 500 Companies.

The nominee has managed and/or directly participated in the following projects:

  • Provided Network Security Consulting for a Major Insurance and Banking Company.
  • Conducted Penetration Testing for numerous Fortune 500 companies to include Banking and Loan institutions.
  • Conducted Security and Network Assessments for Securities and Exchange institutions.
  • Conducted Intrusion identification, and tracking for numerous Fortune 500 companies.
  • Identifying security vulnerabilities in vendor software.
  • Bata Testing of Vendor Security products.


  • CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional
  • CCSA - Check Point Firewall-1 Certified Security Administrator
  • CCSE - Check Point Firewall-1 Certified Security Engineer

Professional Memberships:

  • SAGE - The System Administrators Guild
  • NaSPA - Network & Systems Professionals Association
  • CSI - Computer Security Institute
  • ISSA - Information System Security Association, Inc.
  • HTCIA - High Technology Crime Investigation Association

Thank you for your consideration of this nominee. Any questions or comments can be directed to the contact information listed above.

Respectfully Submitted

Elmars E. Laksbergs, CISSP, CCSA, CCSE
Network Consultant
Enterprise Networking Systems, Inc.