Bloomsburg University in PA is hosting the 2024 BloomCON - 0x08. Vestige is guest speaking on March 1 on Careers in Digital Forensics & Cybersecurity.

BloomCON – 0x08 at Bloomsburg University

BloomCON – 0x08 at Bloomsburg University

Bloomsburg University | Commonwealth University of PA
Kehr Union Building, Bloomsburg, PA 17815

BloomCON is Bloomsburg University’s annual digital forensics, cybersecurity, and hacking conference.  Held each Spring it features a variety of speakers, unique workshops, and cybersecurity challenges.  This year marks the 8th annual conference.

Vestige’s Damon Hacker is speaking on FRIDAY, MARCH 1, from 10:15 to 11:15 AM on the following topic:

A Closer Look at Careers in Digital Forensics & Cybersecurity

A dynamic presentation on important coursework, internship opportunities, as well as many career opportunities in the high tech fields of Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics.  It includes interesting casework Vestige has performed for law enforcement, legal, insurance, finance, government and corporate sectors.


In addition to speakers, sample past challenges at the event have included:

  • Lock picking
  • Social engineering
  • Digital forensics
  • WiFi hacking
  • Capture the Flag
  • Open source intelligence (OSINT)
  • Hardware hacking
  • Networking party with Dual Core

** The Entire Event is March 1 and 2, 2024 from 9am to 4 pm.


Damon Hacker, President & CEO | Founder

Damon Hacker is President, CEO and co-owner of Vestige Digital Investigations, a leading technology company specializing in CyberSecurity (proactive & reactive as well as compliance), Digital Forensics and Electronically Stored Information (ESI). He brings more than 30 years of experience in the arena, including a background in IT Security and IT Auditing.

He helps to improve the techniques, processes and technology in cybersecurity. He actively assists clients achieve compliance across multiple cybersecurity frameworks.

Damon is an in-demand speaker on local, state and national levels. He speaks on the subjects of DoD CMMC cybersecurity compliance, IT security, IT auditing, computer fraud, white-collar crime, data breach, non-compete and intellectual property theft.

He earned both his MBA from the Weatherhead School of Management, and his undergraduate degree from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH. He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), CSX Cybersecurity Nexus Fundamentals certification from the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), and is Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification – Registered Practitioner (CMMC-RP) for U.S. Department of Defense contractor cybersecurity compliance.