Resource Center > Upcoming Events > Using Multi-Layered Approach to Maximize Effectiveness in AppSec Testing
Wednesday, January 31st, 9:00 am PT, 12:00 pm ET, 6:00 pm CET
Head of AppSec
Security Executive, Organization Builder and Mentor who helps organizations build rugged Cyber defense and detection capabilities. Build Secure SDL processes and machination encapsulating Shift Left strategy, SecDevOps, Cloud and Penetration Testing. Success with prior experience in application development, system and database administration along with building lasting relationships with peers and key Product and engineering stakeholders. Unique focus towards achieving business and security goals by empowering technical individuals, tooling and awareness to create rugged Products.
Founder and CTO
Jeff is a veteran application security expert who founded and led OWASP, Aspect Security, and Contrast Security. Jeff also created several highly successful open-source projects, including jbom, jot, OWASP Top Ten, WebGoat, ESAPI, ASVS, and more. Jeff serves as an advisor to NIST, CISA, PCI Council, OASIS SARIF, OWASP CycloneDX, Eclipse Foundation, and advises many companies and agencies on application security. Jeff has a BA from Virginia, an MA from George Mason, and a JD from Georgetown. He's also a two-time master’s basketball national champion who would love to connect on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/planetlevel/
Itay Kozuch is a highly skilled and accomplished professional, currently serving as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) of Outseer, a leading global provider of advanced fraud prevention and authentication solutions. With a wealth of experience in cybersecurity and a deep understanding of information security practices, Itay plays a crucial role in safeguarding the digital assets and protecting the interests of Outseer's clients.
Prior to joining Outseer, Itay held several influential roles in organizations such: CISO at Cellebrite and Director of threat research at Intsight, where he successfully led large-scale cybersecurity initiatives. His exceptional leadership skills, coupled with his ability to align security measures with business objectives, have contributed to the development of robust security frameworks that protect sensitive data and maintain regulatory compliance.
As the CISO of Outseer, Itay is responsible for driving the company's overall security strategy and ensuring the highest level of protection for its global customer base. He collaborates closely with cross-functional teams to implement comprehensive security protocols, leveraging advanced technologies and industry best practices to safeguard Outseer's services, systems and infrastructure.
Beyond his responsibilities as CISO, Itay is a recognized thought leader in the cybersecurity community. He actively contributes to industry publications, sharing his insights on emerging threats, innovative security solutions, and proactive risk management strategies. He also participates in various industry associations and serves as a trusted advisor to organizations seeking to enhance their cybersecurity posture.
Gadi Bashvitz is the CEO of Bright Security. He is a highly effective executive with 20+ years experience holding product, marketing, customer success and sales positions. With experience selling and partnering with enterprises globally; he has founded, successfully grown, and sold multiple companies in various industries. He started his career in Cyber more than 25 years ago in the 8200 unit of the IDF and continued in various Cybersecurity roles ever since. Graduated from Tel Aviv university with a BA in Information Systems & Management & from the NYU Stern School of Business with an MBA, Magna Cum Laude.