Adam Shostack

Founder, Confidenza Security

Adam Shostack is an Entrepreneur, Technologist, Author and Game Designer. He’s a member of the Black Hat Review Board, and helped found the CVE and many other things. He’s currently building his fifth startup, focused on improving security effectiveness, and mentors 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.