Adam Shostack joins Continuum Security’s board

 | Company, Continuum Blog, Social Actions

We at Continuum Security are absolutely delighted to announce that Adam Shostack has joined our Advisory Board.

Adam brings with him considerable experience and wealth of knowledge that dovetails perfectly with Continuum Security’s mission to bring security into the software design & development process through threat modeling.

Whilst at Microsoft, Adam was the lead designer on the Security Development Lifecycle Threat Modeling Tool. This was the first security tool to facilitate threat modeling for developers & architects. Earlier tools were designed to help security experts record their analysis. Adam created the “Elevation of Privilege” card game based on Microsoft’s mnemonic STRIDE threat model framework, designed as an easy entry point to threat modeling.

Adam is the author of the seminal book: Threat Modeling: Designing for Security – a comprehensive, actionable, real world framework on integrating threat modeling within the development lifecycle.

Adam is one of the preeminent threat modeling experts in the world. Coupled with our passion for security-centred design embodied in the IriusRisk Platform, we are thrilled by this partnership

About Us

Continuum Security is dedicated to building the tools you need to manage and test the security of your software. Security tools and processes have to be business enablers, not blockers; and they cannot slow down the speed of development. Our solutions integrate with the normal development workflow, so that security is truly built in and not bolted on.
Our IriusRisk Threat Modeling Platform is a single integrated console to easily create threat models and manage application security risk throughout the software development process.  If you’d like to hear more, please get in touch to arrange a demo.

Did you like this article?

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
  • Building GDPR compliant software with IriusRisk
    Building GDPR compliant software with IriusRiskThe EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on the 4th May 2018 and has wide ranging implications for any company anywhere that processes the personal data of EU citizens.  A lot has been written about how GDPR applies at the organisation level, and what general controls should be in place to comply with […]READ MORE
  • Schedule a meeting with us at RSA to discuss #EasyThreatModeling
    Schedule a meeting with us at RSA to discuss #EasyThreatModelingThe Continuum Security team will be at RSA in San Francisco to answer all your threat modeling and DevSecOps questions.  Threat Modeling is often seen as a complex activity that can only be performed by skilled security analysts who have to invest significant time and energy into producing a useful threat model and its corresponding […]READ MORE
  • Continuum Security raises 1,5M€ investment from Swanlaab, JME & Sonae IM
    Continuum Security raises 1,5M€ investment from Swanlaab, JME & Sonae IMPRESS RELEASE Madrid, November the 29th, 2017.- Continuum Security, a cybersecurity company in the Application Security sector and creator of an industry leading Threat Modeling platform has raised an investment round of 1,5M€ that will allow them to realise their international growth plans. The round was lead by Swanlaab Venture Factory, a joint Spanish-Israeli fund […]READ MORE