San Francisco, USA

Nima Dezhkam

Nima is a software engineer by training that has focused on software security in the past 10 years. He started his security career with software vulnerability research, reverse engineering, and malware analysis and gradually moved towards application security assessments.

In recent years Nima has been mostly focused on security advisory around security gap assessments across various organizational verticals, secure software development, and security program management. He is currently directing the Security Compass's advisory team on the West coast. He holds a Masters degree in Software Engineering from McMaster University.

Areas of Expertise:
Advisory Services
  • Application Security Baseline and Framework Development
  • Application Risk Profiling
  • Agile Security Advisory
  • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Gap Analysis and Best Practices
  • Secure Development Standards
  • Security Program Management and Execution
Verification Services
  • Architecture Review and Threat Modelling
  • Web Application Security Assessment
  • Mobile Application Security Assessment
  • Source Code Review
  • Wireless Security Assessment
  • Physical Security Assessment
  • Financial Services
  • Technology
  • Retail
  • Telecom
  • Government

M.A.Sc - Software Engineering
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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