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Software Security Gurus

Software Security Gurus

By Matias Madou
Join Matias Madou for the interview series that brings the world's leading cybersecurity experts, educators, and academics to your living room.

Chatting about all things software security, secure coding and the industry at large, it's the podcast for security enthusiasts everywhere.
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Software Security Gurus Episode #13: Florence Mottay
Welcome to episode 13 of Software Security Gurus, with Matias Madou.  In this interview, he chats with Florence Mottay, security expert and Global CISO at Ahold Delhaize.   They discuss her recent win of a prestigious industry award, and how this could positively influence cybersecurity transparency at the company level, as well as her experience in security training software and how the approach has changed over the years. Finally, Matias quizzes Flo on which of four CISO 'tribes' resonates with her way of working.‍ Want to hear more? Head to www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
19:28
October 13, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #12: Tanya Janca
In this interview, Matias chats to Tanya Janca, security rockstar and CEO of We Hack Purple. They talk about how to inspire security awareness in developers, the complexities of the AppSec space, and how we could do a tech industry detox.   For more information, visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.   We Hack Purple: https://wehackpurple.com/
17:24
September 8, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #11: Patrick Debois
In episode 11 of Software Security Gurus, Matias chats to Patrick Debois, affectionately referred to as, "the Godfather of DevOps". He is also the creator of the global conference series, DevOpsDays.  For more information, visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com. Visit DevOpsDays: https://devopsdays.org/about/
27:58
August 25, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #10: Rami Sass
In this interview, he chats with Rami Sass, co-founder and CEO at WhiteSource. Unsurprisingly, they discuss all things open source security. They reflect on how open source has changed in the past ten years, the compliance implications of using open source components in software, and the disconnect that can often happen between the tech and legal departments. Finally, Rami shares his thoughts on who should take responsibility for open source security. For more information, check out www.softwaresecuritygurus.com Visit WhiteSource: www.whitesourcesoftware.com
21:27
August 11, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #9: John Stewart
In episode 9 of the Software Security Gurus webcast, Matias sits down with John Stewart, former SVP and Chief Trust & Safety Officer at Cisco.  They discuss security issues at the SVP level of a large organization, as well as the role diversity plays in building an amazing team that drives businesses forward.   For more information, or to nominate a guest, visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
34:43
July 28, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #8: Guy Podjarny
Hello and welcome to episode 8 of Software Security Gurus, with Matias Madou. In this interview, he chats with Guy Podjarny, Co-Founder and President at Snyk Security. They discuss scanning tools, and the rise of the developer in security programs. He also reveals his experiences in startup, and what he looks for in a great company. For more information, visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
28:31
July 14, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #7: Clint Gibler
Hello and welcome to episode 7 of Software Security Gurus, with Matias Madou. In this interview, he chats with Clint Gibler, security consultant, and owner of the TL;DR Sec blog. They discuss his love/hate relationship with static analysis and the available solutions, as well as what he learned from attending 50 conference talks. Also tune in for deep dives into threat modeling as code, and good examples of security defaults. For more information, visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
24:21
June 30, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #6: Steve Lipner
Hello and welcome to episode 6 of Software Security Gurus, with Matias Madou. In this interview, he chats with Steve Lipner, software security expert, and founder of SAFEcode.org. They discuss his influential book, Security Development Lifecycle, and the changes seen in the fifteen years since its release. With diversity in programming languages a key change, Steve reveals the lessons learned in this period of rapid transformation. For more information, please visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
27:14
June 16, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #5: Fredrick "Flee" Lee
Welcome to the Software Security Gurus webcast with Matias Madou.   In episode 5, Matias interviews Fredrick "Flee" Lee, a long-time cybersecurity expert and Chief Security Officer at Gusto. They discuss the potential pitfalls of a thriving AppSec environment, including efficient training, best practices, and the lack of focus on custom rule-writing. We also hear his advice on building a super team, as well as a robust security program within an organization. For more information, visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
31:55
June 2, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #4: Aaron Bedra
Welcome to episode 4 of Software Security Gurus with Matias Madou. In this interview, he chats with Aaron Bedra, senior software engineer and security industry expert. Aaron discusses his background in regulated industries, as well as his insights on protecting data from some overzealous regulators that attempt to legislate weakened encryption processes. Together, they also talk about how development teams can adopt more resilient, secure processes that can adapt and pivot to changing requirements while reducing bugs and vulnerabilities. www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
23:59
May 26, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #3: Dr. Brian Chess
In this interview, he chats with Dr. Brian Chess, cybersecurity expert and former Chief Scientist at Fortify Software. Together, they discuss industry shifts with Agile and DevOps, as well as the future of scanning tools and static analysis in the software development lifecycle. Dr. Chess also discusses his process when it comes to nurturing software engineering teams, including mentorship and training, in addition to communication tools in the fast-paced world of tech startups. For more information, visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
21:49
May 19, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #2: Dr. Chenxi Wang
Welcome to the Software Security Gurus webcast with Matias Madou. In this episode, Matias interviews Dr. Chenxi Wang, cybersecurity expert and founder of Rain Capital, a venture capital firm with a focus on cyber-related startups. They discuss everything from their shared academic backgrounds, to future movements in the security industry, including investment trends.   For more information, please visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
25:34
May 12, 2020
Software Security Gurus Episode #1: Dr. Gary McGraw
Welcome to the Software Security Gurus webcast with Matias Madou. In this inaugural episode, Matias interviews Dr. Gary McGraw, one of the godfathers of software security and founder of the Berryville Institute of Machine Learning. They discuss the history, present, and future of software security, as well as how these principles may apply to the new frontier of machine learning and AI.   For more information, please visit www.softwaresecuritygurus.com.
27:04
May 4, 2020