Training: June 20–21, 2016
Tutorials: June 21, 2016
Keynotes & Sessions: June 22–23, 2016
Santa Clara, CA

You got your design team in my security team!

Eleanor Saitta (Systems Structure Ltd.)
9:05am–9:30am Thursday, 06/23/2016
Location: Mission City Ballroom
Average rating: ****.
(4.11, 9 ratings)

Your products have security issues. What if the answer to managing those security issues starts with the product and design teams? Thinking about security design can drive everything from business decisions through operations, but it means rethinking what security is and building different kinds of relationships between teams. It’s a long journey, but Eleanor Saitta outlines three steps to a safer future.

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Eleanor Saitta

Systems Structure Ltd.

Eleanor Saitta is a practice lead at Systems Structure Ltd, a security architecture and strategy consultancy with media, finance, healthcare, infrastructure, and software clients across the US and Europe. She’s worked in security for 16 years, covering everything from core security engineering and architecture work for Fortune 50 software firms to cross-domain security for news organizations and NGOs targeted by nation states. She’s a cofounder and developer for Trike, an open source threat modeling methodology and tool that partially automates the art of security analysis, and has contributed to the Briar and Mailpile secure messaging projects. She’s also a regular speaker at industry conferences; past venues include the O’Reilly Velocity Conference, Kiwicon, ToorCon, CCC, Hack In The Box, and HOPE, among others. You can find her on twitter as @dymaxion and at SSL lives at