Sam is a skilled software engineer, product manager, and entrepreneur with over twenty years of experience developing and producing a diverse portfolio of applications with a consistent focus on security. He joined Codiscope with a goal to broaden the security expertise of developers everywhere while helping them harden their applications against attacks. Prior to Codiscope, Sam led the security efforts at Aspen Technology and played a crucial role in the architecture, design, and development of the static analysis platform at Ounce Labs (acquired by IBM). He also co-founded Digital Media on Demand, the first pay-per-download music service, where he created a secure transport protocol at a time when SSL/TLS was in its infancy. Sam maintains his passion for music today by composing and playing in his free time. He holds patents in music and digital content distribution.
Sam's blog can be found here.
Talks I've Given
The Bad Guys Have Your Pacemaker: How to Stop Attacks on Your IoT Devices
Featuring Ian Spiro and Sam Headrick
Gartner has estimated that 21 billion internet-connected devices will be in the hands of consumers by 2020. As the Internet of Things becomes more ubiquitous, you see “dumb” devices becoming “smart” as they call for internet connectivity as part of normal day-to-day use.smart-devices security fullstackcon IoT fullstack