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.
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.
Sonokinetic BV is a virtual instruments manufacturer based in the Netherlands catering to composers in the media industry. Amit Verma, Chief Web Officer at Sonokinetic, says Detectify’s extensive vulnerability database helps the team secure their website and is one of the main tools Sonokinetic use to support their web security work.
If you follow our blog, you might have already seen an announcement introducing our updated core service with a new crawler. More reliable, more thorough, more deterministic, and with better coverage – sounds great, but what does it all mean? Find out how our engineers, who aim to build the world’s best and most thorough security scanner, have brought to life a new crawler that gives you even better results and helps you stay safe.