Log4Shell: A perfect storm that’s easy to exploit and goes viral in a hurry
The Apache vulnerability has five dangerous characteristics, not the least of which are that it's easy and flexible to exploit – and hard to patch.
Casey is the Chairman, Founder, and CTO of Bugcrowd. His 20+ information security career spans work as a pentester, security and risk consultant, solutions architect, Chief Security Officer, serial entrepreneur, and business leader. Casey established the Crowdsourced Security as a Service model, launching the first bug bounty programs on the Bugcrowd platform in 2012, and co-founded the disclose.io vulnerability disclosure standardization project in 2014. Since then, he has advised the US Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security/CISA, the Australian and UK intelligence communities, and various US House and Senate legislative cybersecurity initiatives (including pre-emptive cyberspace protections ahead of the 2020 Presidential Elections). Casey, a native of Sydney, Australia, splits his time between Sydney and the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and two kids.