Today we are talking to David, the CTO at NowSecure. And we discuss their mission to save the world from unsafe mobile applications, what CTOs should know about security, and what the future looks like for distributed computing.
All of this, right here, right now, on the Modern CTO Podcast!
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David has been immersed in advanced computer and mobile security research for more than 12 years. As a breaker and builder, he is passionate about innovation, teamwork, and rigorous engineering practice. David is CTO at NowSecure (formerly viaForensics) and leads a globally distributed security research team. David and his team have been involved in popular open source tools and projects in the mobile security space including Frida, Radare, and the Android Vulnerability Test Suite. David previously served in security and vulnerability research roles at MITRE, the Institute for Defense Analyses, and Pitney Bowes. He has been granted two patents solving thin-client computing and mobile security challenges and has multiple patents pending. David holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Systems Engineering and Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
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