Measuring Security: 5 KPIs for Successful Web App Security Programs
Rafal "Raf" Los, is a web application security evangelist for the HP Software & Solutions business at HP. Los is responsible for bridging the gaps between security technologies and business needs to reduce enterprise risks and create embedded, lasting solutions on behalf of the HP Application Security Center group. He has spent over 10 years in various facets of information security and data protection, building programs at companies ranging from startups to Fortune 50 enterprises. Rafal is a regular speaker at security conferences including OWASP, SecTor, Defcon, CSI, and many other public and private events. Additionally, Los helped to write the first release of the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) testing guide.
Prior to joining HP, Los led the web application security program and served as a security lead at General Electric (GE) Consumer Finance. Los also worked with GE Power systems, leading security engineering, architecture and building the web application security program. Before GE, Los helped build a service-oriented security consulting company and was among the first 25 employees in a successful financial-based startup, leading internet- facing systems and security management and architecture.
Raf received his B.S. in Computer Information Systems from Concordia University, River Forest, Ill.