This course is an entry-level introduction to threat modeling aimed at anyone responsible for ensuring a product’s security, be it software or hardware, regardless of their prior expertise in security. We advocate that threat modeling isn’t just for the “happy few” but is essential knowledge for all involved in the software development lifecycle. Typical attendees of this course range from software developers, engineers, and architects to product managers focused on security, incident responders, and cybersecurity analysts or managers.
Georges Bolssens embarked on his coding journey in the early 1990s and delved into the realm of application security in 2017. With an inherent passion for teaching, Georges is not only a seasoned developer but also an adept communicator. His unique talent lies in simplifying intricate subjects through relatable analogies, making him an engaging and effective speaker.
Having undertaken numerous consulting assignments, Georges has assumed the role of a cybersecurity educator for a diverse spectrum of professionals. His guidance has illuminated the path for individuals ranging from legal experts at renowned “Big 4” consulting firms to ethical hackers and all those in between.
In his capacity as an Application Security Consultant at Toreon, Georges has been instrumental in assisting numerous clients in constructing comprehensive threat models for their digital assets.