Neil Madden is the author of API Security in Action and the founder of Illuminated Security, a UK-based startup providing application security and applied cryptography training and consulting.
Previously, Neil was the Security Architect at ForgeRock, a leading identity and access management provider. He is an active member of the OAuth working group at the IETF, and contributor to the Crypto Forum Research Group.
Neil has over 20 years of experience as a professional software engineer, and has a PhD in Computer Science from Nottingham University. Through no fault of his own, he largely programs in Java.
Neil Madden has been a guest on 1 episode.
Episode 23: Psychic Signatures in Java!
January 25th, 2023 | 53 mins 20 secs
Nadim and Lucas talk to Neil Madden about his discovery of the "Psychic Signatures" vulnerability in Java, allowing attackers to completely bypass cryptographic signature checks in Java platforms in highly sensitive security contexts.