Jakob Pennington standing in front of an audience, giving a presentation on DevSecOps at the DDD Adelaide conference.


G’day, I’m Jakob Pennington, and I help development teams build secure software. I have an obsession for learning, and I aspire to share what I learn with others. Professionally, I share my time between software development, cybersecurity, and where the two disciplines intersect: application security. Background My career has led to application security for two key reasons: Early in my career, as I was cutting teeth as a penetration tester, I realised that a pentest is far too late in the software lifecycle to start thinking about security....

26 November 2022 · 2 min · 377 words · Jakob Pennington