Recon 2011

Stephen Ridley

Stephen A. Ridley is a security researcher with more than 10 years of experience in software development, software security, and reverse engineering. Before becoming an independent researcher, Mr. Ridley served as Senior Researcher at Matasano. Prior to that: Senior Security Architect at McAfee, and before that he worked at a major U.S. Defense contractor supporting the U.S. intelligence communities. He has spoken about reverse engineering and software security at BlackHat, ReCon,EuSecWest, Syscan and others. Mr. Ridley currently lives in Manhattan and frequently guest lectures at New York area universities such as NYU and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.