John Dickson

John Dickson is an internationally recognized security leader, entrepreneur and Principal at Denim Group, Ltd. He has nearly 20 years' hands-on experience in intrusion detection, network security and application security in the commercial, public and military sectors. As a Denim Group Principal, he helps executives and Chief Security Officers (CSO's) of Fortune 500 companies, including major financial institutions, launch and expand their critical application security initiatives.

Posts by John Dickson

Webinar: AppSec in a World of Digital Transformation – Thank You

Thank you for your interest in Denim Group’s Webinar, “AppSec in a World of Digital Transformation.” You can view the webinar recording by clicking the link below. View Webinar Slides and Video

Webinar: AppSec in a World of Digital Transformation

Post: Seeking Feedback: Validating Vendor Claims Involving AI in Security Products

RSA Peer-to-Peer (P2P) sessions are some of the hidden gems that too many RSA attendees overlook in the organized chaos that is the world’s largest annual security conference.  I’ve had the opportunity to facilitate several P2P sessions at recent RSA conferences including last year’s session titled “Practical Applications of AI in Security: Success Stories from the […]

Post: DevOps Demystified: A Primer for Security Practitioners

  Key starting points for those still struggling to understand the concept. Back when I was burning up the ISSA and ISACA speaking circuit, I passed out a quiz before each presentation. The quiz focused on application development terms that an entry-level software developer could easily answer, such as, “what’s a software library?” and “what’s an IDE?” As I […]

Webinar: Reducing Attack Surface in Budget Constrained Environments – Thank You

Thank you for your interest in Denim Group’s Webinar, “Reducing Attack Surface in Budget Constrained Environments.” You can view the webinar recording by clicking the link below. View Webinar Video

Webinar: Reducing Attack Surface in Budget Constrained Environments