Vandana is an infosec professional with experience of over 11 years in the industry. She is Moderator for InfoSec Girls and the Volunteer Coordinator for OWASP Women in Appsec (WIA) initiative. She’s passionate about driving women participation in overall infosec. She was also part of a workshop on OWASP for Kids at c0c0n 2017 at Kochi, Kerala where around 230 kids participated and learned about safe internet, programming, hardware disassembling and soldering. She is also the winner of WINJA CTF at Nullcon 2015, Goa.
InfosecGirls were invited to AppSecUSA 2015 for a panel discussion on “Encouraging diversity and advancing cybersecurity education”. The panel discussion was at 3:30 pm PDT. It was a panel of 3 with Infosecgirls co-founders Apoorva, Shruthi and Elissa Shevinsky, CEO & CoFounder at JeKuDo Privacy Company. The event was moderated by Astha Singhal. The moderator asked the Infosecgirls about the initiative . Below are the questions asked at the discussion and the answers by us :