How Leveraging Crowdsource Is the Best Way to Bolster Your Security – Johanna Ydergard – ESW #265

The segment will cover a brief overview of the attack surface market – what it is, why it’s necessary to have an additional tool along with DAST, SAST. It will also cover how Detectify’s unique advantage of crowdsourcing is a true differentiator in the EASM market and how the model differs from the big Bug Bounty Platforms.
It will detail on how Detectify collaborates with ethical hackers to crowdsource security research from the forefront of the industry, so you can check for 2000+ common vulnerabilities.

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How Leveraging Crowdsource Is the Best Way to Bolster Your Security


Johanna Ydergard

Johanna Ydergård – VP Product at Detectify


Johanna Ydergård helms product strategy & management, design and community growth at Detectify and is a part of the executive management team.


Adrian Sanabria

Adrian Sanabria – Director of Product Management at Tenchi Security


Adrian is an outspoken researcher that doesn’t shy away from uncomfortable truths. He loves to write about the security industry, tell stories, and still sees the glass as half full.

Katie Teitler

Katie Teitler – Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Axonius


Katie Teitler is a cybersecurity content creator. In her current role with Axonius, she is part of the product marketing team, helping audiences understand the value proposition of cyber asset management as it pertains to risk reduction. In past roles, Katie was an industry analyst, research director, content marketer, and freelance author, and managed content and speakers for InfoSec World, now a flagship offering of the Cyber Risk Alliance.

Tyler Robinson

Tyler Robinson – Director of Offensive Security & Research at Trimarc Security, Founder & CEO at Dark Element


As the Managing Director of Offensive Security & Research at Trimarc, Tyler leads a team of high-performance security professionals within the offensive security field by simulating sophisticated adversaries and creating scalable offensive security platforms using the latest techniques as seen in the wild. With over 2 decades of experience, Tyler specializes in Red Teaming, APT threat modeling, blackbox network penetration testing, and Physical/Social-Engineering. Tyler has presented at multiple conferences including BSides, DefCon and Blackhat panels, SANS security events and to multiple branches of the military.


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