Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX

Meet the Expert with Susan Sons (Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research, Indiana University)

Susan Sons (Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research, Indiana University)
1:45pm2:25pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Table 2

Need help with security? Ask Susan, who has tons of experience plus really useful models for making good security decisions. And if you want advice on a gnarly refactoring project, she can help you there, too.

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Susan Sons

Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research, Indiana University

Susan Sons is a hacker, author, and miscreant based in Bloomington, Indiana. In her working life, she aids NSF- and DHS-funded projects in establishing and maintaining sound information security practices. In her off hours, Susan codes, writes, and leads ICEI, the Internet Civil Engineering Institute, a nonprofit that supports the open source software infrastructure upon which the internet and computing in general depend. When not rescuing software projects, Susan lifts weights, practices martial arts, and gives her time as a volunteer search and rescue worker.