Pavi Ramamurthy Discusses the Relationship between Development and Software Security


Pavi RamamurthyPavi Ramamurthy manages the security ecosystem at LinkedIn as a Senior Information Security Manager. The security ecosystem team holds much of the responsibility for software security at the firm, including: software security training, awareness, bug herding, application vulnerability response, program management, and security positioning for partners and customers. Ramamurthy has more than 20 years of experience in software engineering and development, coupled with 10 years of hands-on security experience. She has also worked in various capacities at VMware, Determina, Vitria Technology, and 3Com. Ramamurthy holds an MS in computer engineering from Santa Clara University and lives in Silicon Valley with her family.

Ramamurthy and host Gary McGraw discuss whether a background in development makes you a better software security resource, CI/CD, security testing, the role that office hours play in software security awareness, and more.