Yesterday, the Swetugg conference in Stockholm, Sweden, gathered hundreds of developers for a full day of talks and best practices. Detectify’s software engineer Martina Janevska was one of this year’s speakers. Martina used her own 2-year old code to demonstrate how much she has learnt about security since she started to work at Detectify – with her new security skillset, she actually hacked her old code to find out how vulnerable it was at the time she built it.
Participating in Google’s bug bounty program at age 14 sparked my interest in web security. I have now, at 17, been employed by IT security startup Detectify for two years and written IT security-related columns for leading media houses in IT and tech. Here are 5 ways that I believe we can get more young people into web security.
Once upon a time, an IT department’s primary job was to make sure the printer was working and ensure employees could log in to their computers. Most work was simple; that is no longer the case today. Read this article by our guest blogger Faith MacAnas to find out what your IT department needs to be doing to keep up.
Natasha Lazarova moved from Macedonia to Sweden in 2014 as an exchange student. Little did she know that she would lead some of Detectify’s most important development projects within one short year. Her broad technical skillset covers everything from Microservices, Go and Java to Docker, and was recently highlighted by TechWorld Sweden that placed her as #21 on the list of Sweden’s best developers.
Ever wondered who the person behind Detectify events, marketing campaigns and content is? Meet our PR & Marketing Manager Yasmin Tilles, an editorial mind with tonnes of energy who carefully plans Detectify’s marketing and PR strategy and is passionate about developing the Detectify brand. We talked to her about business development, her hectic second day at Detectify, and making a difference by spreading the word about web security.
Pipedrive is a sales pipeline management tool that helps teams analyse their sales process and focus on what matters most. Founded in 2010, the company now helps over 30.000 customers around the globe increase their productivity and take their sales to the next level. Jesse Wojtkowiak, Information Security Manager at Pipedrive, has been working in security related environments his entire life and says the workload is higher than ever before, which is why efficient security solutions like Detectify are extremely valuable.