Christopher Valasek is a Security Engineer at Uber ATC. Valasek specializes in attack methodologies, reverse engineering, and exploitation techniques. While widely regarded for his research on Windows heap exploitation, he also regularly speaks on the security industry conference circuit on a variety of topics. His previous tenures include Coverity, Accuvant LABS, and IBM/ISS. Valasek is also the Chairman of SummerCon, the nation’s oldest hacker conference. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh.