Jeremiah Grossman

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Jeremiah Grossman

Jeremiah Grossman, founder and chief technology officer of WhiteHat Security, is a world-renowned expert in web application security and a founding member of the Web Application Security Consortium (WASC). He is also a frequent speaker at industry events including the Black Hat Briefings, RSA Conference, ISACA, CSI, InfoSec World, OWASP, ISSA, and Defcon as well as a number of large universities. Mr. Grossman is also a featured expert and frequent contributor on TechTarget's


Listed in InfoWorld’s Top 25 CTOs for 2007.

He has authored dozens of articles and white papers, is credited with the discovery of many cutting-edge attack and defensive techniques and is a co-author of XSS Attacks: Cross Site Scripting Exploits and Defense.

Former information security officer at Yahoo

He calls CSRF “the sleeping giant” of web vulnerabilities.


Some people call him a media whore for being featured in USA Today, the Washington Post, Information Week, NBC Nightly News, and many others.