Majid A. Malaika received his BS degree in computer science from King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. He received his MS degree in computer engineering and his doctorate degree in software engineering from Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas. Currently, he leads the Application Security Practice at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, DC. Malaika’s prior engagements were Application Security Analyst and Security Consulting for multinational financial firms and leading educational technology companies in New York. His work experience includes architecture risk analysis, threat modeling, risk management, code review and penetration testing.