All Software Architecture, All the Time
June 10-13, 2019
San Jose, CA
Wendy Knox Everette

Wendy Knox Everette
Senior Security Advisor, Leviathan Security

Website | @wendyck

Wendy Knox Everette is a senior security advisor at Leviathan Security Group. She has more than 15 years of experience as a software developer, software quality assurance engineer, and information security professional. She’s been involved in all aspects of the system development lifecycle (SDLC) from requirements definition through implementation and operation as well as compliance gap analysis and risk assessment. As an information security consultant, she’s guided clients through FedRAMP, DISA SRG, and HIPAA/HITRUST audits, along with assisting both technical and nontechnical personnel to meet the challenges of regulatory compliance. She regularly develops secure development training sessions for clients and advises on all stages of application security and incident response. Wendy is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and is admitted to the practice of law in Washington State and the District of Columbia. Wendy graduated with honors from the George Mason School of Law with a concentration in national security law. She’s spoken at a variety of security conferences, including Black Hat, ShmooCon, BSides Las Vegas, the DEF CON SkyTalks, and DEF CON’s Crypto and Privacy Village.


3:00pm–3:45pm Thursday, June 13, 2019
Fundamentals, Security, Web
Location: 210 C/G
Secondary topics:  Best Practice
Wendy Knox Everette (Leviathan Security)
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Is security always a bolt-on in your software process? Is your secure development lifecycle "build, then duct-tape on some security"? Wendy Knox Everette explains why good design principles go hand in hand with a strong security stance and highlights the importance of designing in security from the very start of your development process. Read more.