Computer security researcher and CEO of Luta Security Katie Moussouris (@k8em0) talks about her life in the penetration testing trenches, advocating responsible security research, building bug bounty programs and the challenges of succeeding as a woman in the industry.
7:56: Barriers to entry for women in security.
9:25: Rumors and allegations of sexual assault and abuse at security conferences.
17:04: Setting up bug bounty programs at Microsoft and the early days of finding security vulnerabilities in non-Microsoft products.
31:50: Are bug bounties sustainable and how does it affect job security for CISOs and decision makers.
45:00: The truth about bug bounty programs — ‘active’ users on platforms and real skills available among bug finders