John DiLeo, D.Sc.
Auckland-area Leader, OWASP New Zealand Chapter
Member, OWASP SAMM Project Team
Application Security Architect, currently living and working in Auckland, New Zealand.
Started out building and maintaining simulations of US military distributed command-and-control (C2) systems, moved into simulations of US air traffic control systems.
Earned doctorate in Operations Research, focusing on discrete-event simulation. Creator of OpenSML simulation "language" (Java API).
Moved to Web application development and architecture full-time in 2005, and shifted to application security in 2014. Primary areas of focus include: secure coding, automated testing, developer education, and software assurance program maturity.
Certifications: CISSP, CEH, GSEC, GSSP-Java, SCJP, SCWCD, SCEA, ITIL Foundation, DevOps Foundation, AWS-ASA
Academic Credentials: B.S.E.E. in Computer Engineering; M.S. and D.Sc. in Operations Research; Master of Science in Administration (M.S.A.)