Ian Foster

Ian Foster (@lanrat) enjoys researching systems and networking problems and solutions in an effort to make the world more secure. He has published research papers analyzing the new gTLD land rush and crawling and parsing most WHOIS records. From demonstrating how insecure aftermarket OBD “dongles” can be used to compromise and take over automobiles; to measuring the paths an email traverses online with encryption in an effort to increase integrity, authenticity, and confidentiality; and more. During the day Ian is a Security Engineer at Salesforce working to keep the cloud secure.

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CertGraph: A Tool to Crawl the Graph of SSL Certificate Alternate Names using Certificate Transparency