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 Tim Sapio

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Security Analyst, Bishop Fox
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Tim Sapio is a Security Analyst at Bishop Fox (formerly Stach & Liu), a security consulting firm providing IT security services to the Fortune 500, global financial institutions, and high-tech startups. In this role, he focuses on penetration testing and network security. Tim works extensively with web applications, conducting both penetration tests and source code reviews. He holds a Bachelor of Science in physics from Northern Arizona University.

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Heartbleed: Examining The Impact

4/10/2014
With Heartbleed, there’s little hope of knowing if an asset was breached, if a breach can be identified, or what, if any, data was leaked. Here’s how to defend against future attacks.

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