Joel Scambray

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Joel Scambray

Joel Scambray is a Managing Principal at Cigital, a software security company founded in 1992. He has spoken on information security at forums including Black Hat, I-4, and The Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM), as well as organizations including CERT, The Computer Security Institute (CSI), ISSA, ISACA, SANS, private corporations, and government agencies, such as the Korean Information Security Agency (KISA), FBI, and the RCMP.

He co-founded and led strategic security consultancy Consciere from 2008 to its acquisition by Cigital in 2011. He has been a Senior Director at Microsoft Corporation, where he led Microsoft's online services security efforts for three years before joining the Windows platform and services division to focus on security technology architecture. He co-founded security software and services startup Foundstone Inc. and helped lead it to acquisition by McAfee for $86M.


Co-Author of the book, "Hacking Exposed: Network Security Secrets & Solutions"

He is the lead author of the Hacking Exposed Windows series.