Robert Seacord

At the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Robert C. Seacord is the director of the Secure Coding Initiative at the CERT. CERT examines software vulnerability reports on a regular basis and assesses the risk to the Internet and other essential infrastructure, among other things. Robert is a part-time faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh and an adjunct professor at Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science and Information Networking Institute. Robert is the author of three earlier books: Secure Coding in C and C++ (Addison-Wesley, 2005), Building Systems from Commercial Components (Addison-Wesley, 2002), and Modernizing Legacy Systems (Addison-Wesley, 2003), as well as more than 40 publications on software security, component-based software engineering, Web-based system design, legacy-system modernization, component replacment, and component replacment. Robert began his professional programming career on 1982 at IBM, where he Read More chevron_right