|Died||April 26, 2013
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
|Occupation||Forensic Computer Investigator|
Computer security & forensics
For a number of years in the 1990s, Kleiman was a sworn law enforcement officer for the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office (PBSO). While there, he attained the rank of detective. Also, while at the PBSO, he worked as a System Security Analyst in the Computer Crimes Division and also helped set up the Computer Forensics Lab.
Dave Kleiman is a regular contributor to a wide array of online forums and mailing lists where he assists network engineers and other IT professionals of varying levels in solving their issues, regardless of the level of difficulty involved. Kleiman is also well known as an advisor to engineering professionals in numerous industries.
Dave also regularly volunteers his time and expertise assisting local and federal law enforcement agencies in cases both domestic and international in scope.
On January 1, 2007 he was named Microsoft MVP for Windows - Security
- Co-author: Microsoft Log Parser Toolkit; Syngress Publishing; ISBN 1-932266-52-6
- Co-author: Security Log Management: Identifying Patterns in the Chaos; Syngress Publishing; ISBN 1-59749-042-3
- Technical editor: Perfect Passwords: Selection, Protection and Authentication; Syngress Publishing; ISBN 1-59749-041-5
- Technical editor: Winternals Defragmentation, Recovery, and Administration Field Guide; Syngress Publishing; ISBN 1-59749-079-2
- CD and DVD Forensics: Technical Editor, ISBN 1-59749-128-4
- How to Cheat at Windows System Administration: Contributing Author, ISBN 1-59749-105-5
- Enemy at the Water Cooler: Real Life Stories of Insider Threats, Technical Reviewer, ISBN 1-59749-129-2
- Rootkits for Dummies: Technical editor, ISBN 978-0-471-91710-6
- Windows Forensic Analysis Including DVD Toolkit: Technical Editor, ISBN 1-59749-156-X
- The Official CHFI Study Guide (Exam 312-49): Co-Author, ISBN 1-59749-197-7
- Dave Kleiman's personal web site
- Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office
- Microsoft MVP Program
- Microsoft MVP profile