Due Diligence – ESW #219
Chris started PIXM after winning a pitch contest in Columbia’s machine learning graduate program. He built PIXM’s initial computer vision AI engine that stopped hundreds of phishing breaches at point of click in the browser. He has raised over five million in venture funding and is now on a mission to seal phishing gaps beyond the inbox with great technology.
Jeff Foley’s industry experience has been focused on information security research & development in order to build and assess next generation solutions. He is the Project Leader for Amass, an OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Foundation flagship project that performs in-depth attack surface mapping and asset discovery. Jeff is an Adjunct Professor teaching Penetration Testing at the SUNY (State University of New York) Polytechnic Institute and a Principal Consultant at ClaritySec, Inc. Previously, he was the US Manager for Penetration Testing & Red Teaming at National Grid, a multinational electricity and gas utility company. Prior to this, Jeff served as a Principal Investigator of offensive cyber warfare research & development at Northrop Grumman Corporation, an American global aerospace and defense technology company. In his spare time, Jeff enjoys experimenting with new blends of coffee, automating security tasks, and giving back to the information security community.