Principal Researcher, Carnegie Mellon UniversityJulia Allen is a principal researcher with Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute’s (SEI) CERT Program. Allen’s areas of research include operational resilience, security frameworks and measurement. She is the author of The CERT Guide to System and Network Security Practices and co-author of Software Security Engineering: A Guide for Project Managers and CERT Resilience Management Model: A Maturity Model for Managing Operational Resilience. She is the moderator of the CERT Podcast Series: Security for Business Leaders. Prior to joining CERT, she served as the SEI’s acting, and deputy director and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining the SEI, she led software development for embedded systems at SAIC and managed large defense systems software development for TRW.