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Erik Costlow, Director of Developer Relations

Erik Costlow was Oracle’s principal product manager for Java 8 and 9, focused on security and performance. His security expertise involves threat modeling, code analysis, and instrumentation of security sensors. He is working to broaden this approach to security with Contrast Security. Before becoming involved in technology, Erik was a circus performer who juggled fire on a three-wheel vertical unicycle.

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SolarWinds Hack Exposes Long Overdue Prioritization of Software Security

SolarWinds Hack Exposes Long Overdue Prioritization of Software Security

With more news emerging on the SolarWinds cyberattack, its severity and ubiquitous reach continue to expand. Many are..

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What Role Should Social Media Play in Discovering Vulnerabilities?

New research from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) Data Sciences and Analytics Group shows that 25% of..

Assessing API Security Risks, Plotting a Solution

Assessing API Security Risks, Plotting a Solution

Application programming interfaces (APIs) are increasingly opening paths to vulnerabilities further down in application..

Protect Sensitive Data, Reduce Risk, and Gain Regulatory Compliance with Embedded Data Security

Protect Sensitive Data, Reduce Risk, and Gain Regulatory Compliance with Embedded Data Security

Sensitive data often leaks out through applications. The privacy risk is not developer negligence, but rather misplaced..

Changing the AppSec Game with Security Instrumentation

Changing the AppSec Game with Security Instrumentation

 

Security Concerns Remain with Containers and Kubernetes Per New Report

When it comes to organizational growth and the fast pace of doing business, DevOps is a key enabler in the..

Coalfire PCI Compliance & Contrast Security

Contrast Assess and Protect recently went through an independent evaluation by CoalFire, a respected Payment Card..

Contrast Protect + WAF: A Day in the Life of a User

A Web Application Firewall can watch network data, but the architecture does not enable them to see how that data is..

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Contrast Security is Fully Compatible with Amazon Corretto

Amazon recently released Corretto, a Java 8 runtime that is fully-compatible and license-compliant. Both Contrast..