Stephen A. Ridley

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Stephen A. Ridley

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Stephen A. Ridley is a security researcher with more than 10 years of experience in software development, software security, and reverse engineering. Within that last few years, he has presented his research and spoken about reverse engineering and software security research on every continent except Antarctica. Stephen and his work have been featured on NPR and NBC and in Wired, Washington Post, Fast Company, VentureBeat, Slashdot, The Register, and other publications.

Stephen has authored a number information security articles and co-written several texts. The most recent of which is the "Android Hackers Handbook" published by Wiley & Sons. Stephen has guest lectured at NYU, Rensselaer PolyTechnic (RPI), Dartmouth, and other universities on subject of software exploitation and reverse engineering.

Stephen is on the programming/review committees of USENIX Woot, SecuringSmartCities, BuildItSecurely, et al. Stephen also serves on the board of IndySci.org, a California 501(c)(3) non-profit devoted to making "Open Source" pharmaceuticals a reality.