Chris Wysopal is an entrepreneur, computer security expert, and Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Veracode, which pioneered the concept of using automated static binary analysis to discover vulnerabilities in software. Prior to Veracode, Wysopal was Vice President of Research and Development at security consultancy @stake, which was acquired by Symantec. He was a member of the high-profile hacker think tank the L0pht where he was a vulnerability researcher. He is also a board member of Humanyze and a well-known speaker, author and security expert. Wysopal was instrumental in developing industry guidelines for responsible disclosure of software vulnerabilities.