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WhiteHat Security at Black Hat USA 2017


Securing Digital Business through DevSecOps is a Key Theme Under the
Big White Hat in Booth #840

Santa Clara, Calif., July 13, 2017 – WhiteHat Security, the only application security provider that combines the best of technology and human intelligence to secure digital business, will be exhibiting at Black Hat USA 2017, July 26-27 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. The company will be located in booth #840 in the Mandalay Bay Business Hall.

WhiteHat’s security experts will be on hand to talk about the results of the recently released 12th annual Applications Security Statistics Report, which features evidence of the positive impact DevSecOps can have on an organization’s security posture. The company will also be providing demonstrations of the WhiteHat Application Security Platform, which provides application security services for the entire software development lifecycle.


During this year’s conference, you can also find WhiteHat Security experts and executives as featured speakers at the following engagements:

Sponsored Workshop: Getting your developers to care about security: A case study & blueprint

Who: Peter Monahan, Sr. Solutions Architect & Sandeep Potdar, Sr. Product Manager

Time: Wednesday, July 26, 1:50-2:40pm and 3:00-3:50pm

Location: Mandalay Bay Convention Center | Mandalay Bay L, Level 2

Description: We’ve all heard and read about the challenges related to aligning security practitioners and developers. Peter Monahan and Sandeep Potdar will provide a case study overview of a real organization that uses all of the tools of the application security trade to secure the entire SDLC. Participants will take away a blueprint based on this real-world case study as well as receive a “gift license” to the “OWASP Top 10 for Developers” computer-based training course to give to a developer in their organization.


F5/WhiteHat Joint Booth Presentation

Who: Craig Hinkley, CEO at WhiteHat Security & Preston Hogue, Sr. Director of Security Marketing at F5 Networks

Time: There will be two sessions:

  • Wednesday, July 26, 5:15pm PT
  • Thursday, July 27, 12:00pm PT

Location: Mandalay Bay Business Hall | F5 booth #832 

Description:  Craig and Preston are joining forces to give a talk on application security trends and stats, and the importance of securing the applications that drive digital business.

Black Hat attendees are also invited to attend the Level Up party co-sponsored by WhiteHat Security. The party takes place on July 26 from 8:30pm–Midnight PT at the Skyfall Lounge in the Delano Hotel, and registration for an invitation is required. Party attendees will enjoy the retro arcade, custom cocktails and a chance to win a Raspberry Pi loaded with over 200 classic games.

About WhiteHat Security

WhiteHat Security has been in the business of securing applications for over 15 years. In that time, applications have evolved to become the driving force of the digital business, permeating every aspect of our lives. The WhiteHat Application Security Platform is a cloud service that allows organizations to bridge the gap between security and development to deliver secure applications at the speed of business. This innovative platform is one of the reasons why WhiteHat has won numerous awards and been recognized by Gartner as a Leader in application security testing four times in a row. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., with regional offices across the U.S. and Europe. For more information on WhiteHat Security, please visit, and follow us on TwitterLinkedIn and Facebook.


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