Cyber Risk and Security – Is Your Organization Prepared?
Kenneth R. Buford
Federal Bureau of Investigation, Chicago Division
Special Agent (SA) Kenneth R. Buford was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and enlisted in the Navy as a Fighter Jet Mechanic. After being honorably discharged, he was accepted into the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Engineering program. He later completed his MBA from Dominican University in 2000 and prior to joining the FBI, worked for several Fortune 500 companies. SA Buford entered on duty with the FBI as a Special Agent in 2008 where he worked counter-intelligence, counter-terrorism, and source recruitment. In 2012, he later transferred to the Chicago field office where he currently works cyber criminal intrusions.