Adam Shostack

President, Shostack & Associates

Adam Shostack is a leading expert on threat modeling and a consultant, entrepreneur, technologist, author and game designer. He's a member of the BlackHat Review Board and helped create the CVE and many other things. He currently helps numerous organizations improve their security via Shostack & Associates and advises startups as a Mach37 Star Mentor. While at Microsoft, he drove the Autorun fix into Windows Update, was the lead designer of the SDL Threat Modeling Tool v3 and created the Elevation of Privilege game. Shostack is the author of Threat Modeling: Designing for Security and the co-author of The New School of Information Security.