Partner Director of Program Management, Trustworthy Computing Security, Microsoft Corporation
Steve Lipner is Partner Director of Program Management in Trustworthy Computing Security at Microsoft. He leads Microsoft’s Security Development Lifecycle (SDL) team and is responsible for the definition of Microsoft’s SDL and for programs to make the SDL available to organizations beyond Microsoft. He is also responsible for Microsoft’s corporate strategies for supply chain security and for government security evaluation of Microsoft products. He is coauthor with Michael Howard of “The Security Development Lifecycle” (Microsoft Press, 2006) and is named as inventor on twelve U.S. patents and two pending applications. He has authored numerous professional papers and conference presentations. He holds S.B. and S.M. Degrees in Civil Engineering from MIT.