Security Transformation


30 Jul: Ep. #71, Changing Culture with Nitzan Blouin

In episode 71 of The Secure Developer, Guy Podjarny talks to Nitzan Blouin, an Information Security Manager at Spotify, whose background combines engineering and product management. She built six QA test departments from scratch while bulletproofing big data with and mobile products. Nowadays, she’s leading Spotify’s product security team. In this episode, Nitzan digs into changing culture, something that she has managed a couple of times before in a variety of contexts.


23 Jul: Ep. #70, Transforming Comcast with DevSecOps Practices with Larry Maccherone

In episode 70 of The Secure Developer, Guy Podjarny talks to Larry Maccherone, an Engineer in DevSecOps Transformation at Comcast. Our conversation with Larry focuses on his experience transforming Comcast’s development team. We open by talking about Larry’s career and how he’s learned the importance of visualizing data in order to explain his research. Near the end of the episode, Larry talks about cloud tech before giving advice on taking your security to the next level. An episode filled with insights, tune in to it and learn how you can transform your dev team.