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Friday Sep 09, 2022
Friday Sep 09, 2022
Sergej Dechand shares his security journey from usable security research to Co-Founding Code Intelligence, where he is CEO. Code Intelligence delivers open-source static analysis-guided fuzz testing that enables developers to simplify software security testing without modifying their code.
In this episode of a YSecurity.io production, we dive into the compelling world of software security with Sergej Dechand, Co-Founder and CEO of Code Intelligence. Sergej takes us through his fascinating journey from conducting usable security research to leading a company that's revolutionizing the way developers approach software security testing through open-source static analysis-guided fuzz testing.
Sergej explains how Code Intelligence is making sophisticated security testing accessible and efficient for developers, enabling them to detect vulnerabilities without the need to modify their existing code. By leveraging the power of fuzz testing, Code Intelligence empowers developers to build safer applications, highlighting Sergej's commitment to improving software security from the ground up.
Throughout the conversation, Sergej shares insights into the challenges and opportunities in the field of software security, emphasizing the importance of making security tools both powerful and user-friendly. He discusses the inspiration behind Code Intelligence, the impact of open-source contributions, and the future of security testing in an increasingly digital world.
Listeners will gain a deeper understanding of the critical role of security testing in software development and the innovative approaches being developed to tackle these challenges. Sergej's journey from a researcher to a tech entrepreneur provides a unique perspective on the intersection of usability and security, showcasing the potential for technology to create safer digital environments.
Join us on this YSecurity.io production for an enlightening conversation with Sergej Dechand. Whether you're a developer, a security professional, or someone interested in the evolving landscape of software development and security, this episode offers valuable insights into the cutting-edge of security testing technology. Tune in as we explore how Code Intelligence is simplifying and strengthening software security, one fuzz test at a time.