Hacker Summer Camp 2019

Aug 15 · 7 min read
I won the Cybersecurity Woman Of The Year award for “Hacker of the Year”.


Vandana Verma, Jeny Teheran, myself and Chloe Messdaghi
Yours truly, Miriam Wiesner, Sarah Young, Lidia Guiliano and Vandana Verma.
My out of focus trading card. I still have some!
Chenxi Wang, Meera Rao, Julie Tsai and me.
Mohammed Aldoub, he made an open source tool called BARQ, we had never met in person before!
Microsoft’s own Miriam Wiesner presenting “EventList”

Then I went to see some Black Hat talks.

Ian Coldwater, Duffie Cooley: The Path Less Traveled: Abusing Kubernetes Defaults
Kelly Shortridge, Nicole Forsgren: Controlled Chaos: The Inevitable Marriage of DevOps & Security

Thursday night I went to the Cyberjutsu Awards,

Hosted by Mari Galloway and MC’ed by Jules Okafor, Vanadan Verma receiving her well-deserved award!
More nominees!
Even more nominees and WINNERS!

Friday was the Diana Initiative!

Obviously, I wore purple. ;)
Spending quality time with MSFTers at the Diversity Booth Sarah Young and Diana Kelley!
Dina Davis, of “Code Like a Girl”, live tweeted my talk, which was very flattering. :-D

AppSec Village at Def Con

See my slides here: http://aka.ms/purpleslides

Amazing Humans That I Met

Jocelyn Chan, Sweden WoSEC Chapter Leader!
Larci Robertson, and Xena Olsen, WoSEC chapter leaders of Dallas and Chicago
Ian Coldwater, me, and Representatives from the #OWASP Mexico City Chapter!
I got to meet Ian Coldwater in person and they are even better than on the internet!



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Tanya Janca’s Application and Cloud Security Antics

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