Challenges of DAST Scanners / Adoption by Developers – Nuno Loureiro, Tiago Mendo – ASW #155

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What are some of the DAST scanners challenges, like coverage of modern apps, point & shoot, scan time, partial scans, or scanning at scale? What do developers look for in a DAST scanner?

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Challenges of DAST Scanners / Adoption by Developers


Nuno Loureiro

Nuno Loureiro – CEO at Probely


Nuno is a Co-Founder and the CEO of Probely. In the past, he led an Application Security team at a Telco Provider, where he provided training on secure coding, security guidance during the development lifecycle of projects, performed penetration testing, and implemented PCI-DSS across the organization.

He holds an MSc in Information Security from Carnegie Mellon University.

Tiago Mendo

Tiago Mendo – CTO at Probely

CTO and Co-founder of Probely, a cybersecurity startup that does web application security scanning as a service. He has 17+ years of experience in information security, builder of a web app security team, programmer, pentester, and father. Master in Information Technology/Information Security by the Carnegie Mellon University. Travel addicted.


John Kinsella

John Kinsella – Chief Architect at Accurics


John Kinsella is the Chief Architect for Accurics

Mike Shema

Mike Shema – Product Security Lead at Square


Mike Shema is the Product Security Lead of Square


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