Abhay Bhargav is the Founder of we45, a focused Application Security Company. Abhay is a builder and breaker of applications. He is the Chief Architect of “Orchestron", a leading Application Vulnerability Correlation and Orchestration Framework.
He has created some pioneering works in the area of DevSecOps and AppSec Automation, including the world’s first hands-on training program on DevSecOps, focused on Application Security Automation. In addition to his work in Application Security Automation, he has created “ThreatPlaybook”, a unique open-source framework that marries Threat-Modeling (as-Code) with Application Security Automation. ThreatPlaybook has been featured in several industry events and been recently featured in BlackHat USA 2018’s Arsenal event. In addition to this, Abhay is active in his research of new technologies and their impact on Application Security, namely Containers, Orchestration and Serverless Architectures.
Abhay is a speaker and trainer at major industry events including DEF CON, BlackHat, OWASP AppSecUSA, EU and AppSecCali. His trainings have been sold-out events at conferences like BlackHat, AppSecCali, AppSecUSA, EU, AppSecDay Melbourne, CodeBlue (Japan) and so on. He writes on IT and IT Security-focused areas in his blog. Abhay is the author of two international publications “Secure Java: For Web Application Development” and “PCI Compliance: A Definitive Guide"
Follow Abhay on Twitter at @abhaybhargav