OWASP Bio -
Mr. Morana serves the OWASP organization as project lead of the CISO Application Security Guide and is member OWASP London chapter. In his current professional role, Mr. Morana is SVP at large Financial Institution in London, U.K. where he is responsible of managing information security governance, risk and compliance of architectural significant programs globally. Mr. Morana contributions to OWASP include the application security guide for CISOs as main author the application threat modeling methodology of the OWASP secure coding guide the introduction to the security testing methodology the OWASP security testing guide the OWASP Source Code Review Project and OWASP Security Analysis of Core J2EE Design Patterns Project. The mist recent activity include co-leading the OWASP cyber-security startup accelerator initiative
Mr. Morana is known public speaker and has presented on the topic of software and application security at several local chapter meetings and OWASP organized conferences in USA and Italy as well as at CSI and Blackhat security conferences.
Mr Morana work on application and software security has been published on In-secure magazine,Secure Enterprise, ISSA Journal and the C/C++ Users journal as well as DHS Software Security Assurance and is currently co-authoring a book on Application Threat Modeling.
Mr. Morana is also mentor for security start ups hosted at the level 39 incubator in London and is member of the technical board of advisers of cyber-security start ups Nok Nok Labs Inc and Confer Technologies.