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

Jay Kelath
Director, Product Security, Dow Jones

Jay Kelath is director of product security at Dow Jones. Jay started his career in security setting up honeypots to profile attackers. The many interesting challenges in the field led him to become a penetration tester to help businesses expose their security weaknesses, first in network security and then in application security. He found his stride in helping develop and mature information security programs. Jay is passionate about building cross-functional teams between engineering and security and bringing security into every aspect of a company’s culture through a focus on automation, tooling, and processes.


3:50pm–4:30pm Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Jay Kelath (Dow Jones)
Legacy software in big companies is a security nightmare. Jay Kelath explains how the product security team at Dow Jones successfully integrated security into the Agile software development cycle while dealing with problems in legacy architectures—outlining a plan you can follow in your own security transformation. Read more.