Gary McGraw


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Gary McGraw, Ph.D., is the CTO of Cigital Inc., a software security consulting firm with headquarters in the Washington, D.C. area and offices throughout the world. He is a globally recognized authority on software security and the author of eight best-selling books on this topic. His titles include Software Security, Exploiting Software, Building Secure Software, Java Security, Exploiting Online Games, and six other books, and he is editor of the Addison-Wesley Software Security series. McGraw has also written more than 100 peer-reviewed scientific publications, authors a monthly security column for SearchSecurity and Information Security magazine, and is frequently quoted in the press. Besides serving as a strategic counselor for top business and IT executives, Gary is on the advisory boards of Dasient (acquired by Twitter), Fortify Software (acquired by HP), Raven White, Six Trees Capital, and Wall+Main. His dual doctorate is in Cognitive Science and Computer Science from Indiana University where he serves on the Dean’s Advisory Council for the School of Informatics. Gary served on the IEEE Computer Society Board of Governors and produces the monthly Silver Bullet Security Podcast for IEEE Security & Privacy magazine (syndicated by SearchSecurity).

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Yep. @Cybpoulet Not enough geeks know anything about economics. Thus too many vendors only focus on FINDing bugs (not FIXing defects)

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