Build Better Defenses
October 29–30, 2017: Training
October 30–November 1, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Julia Knecht

Julia Knecht
Manager, Security and Privacy, Adobe


Julia Knecht manages product security and privacy engineering at Adobe, where she created and is responsible for the secure product lifecycle of Adobe’s digital marketing business. An integral and invaluable piece of the SPLC is her successful Security Champions program.


2:50pm–3:50pm Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Location: MTE (Table 2)
Peleus Uhley (Adobe), Taylor Lobb (Adobe), Julia Knecht (Adobe)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Julia Knecht, Taylor Lobb, and Peleus Uhley from Adobe are here to talk about everything from penetration testing to creating a successful secure product lifecycle (SPLC) program. Read more.
3:50pm–4:30pm Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Tools and processes
Location: Sutton North
Taylor Lobb (Adobe), Julia Knecht (Adobe)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
Taylor Lobb and Julia Knecht explain how a team of just two security analysts created a successful secure product lifecycle (SPLC) program by leveraging automation and establishing security ambassadors (champions) within the product engineering teams. This program has successfully scaled to support thousands of engineers due to the solid framework built on automation at its core. Read more.