James L. Antonakos is a SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor of Computer Science at Broome Community College, in Binghamton, NY, where he has taught since 1984.
Antonakos is the designer and director of the new 2-year AAS Degree in Computer Security and Forensics at Broome Community College. He is also an IT security consultant for Excelsior College and an online instructor for Excelsior College and Champlain College He also consults with many local companies in the areas of computer networking and information security.
Antonakos is the author or co-author of over 40 books on computers, networking, electronics, and technology. He is also A+, Network+, and Security+ certified by CompTIA and ACE certified in computer forensics by AccessData.
Areas of interest include: IT security, computer forensics, physical security, and security awareness training.