Sujatha Yakasiri CISSP

Sujatha Yakasiri CISSP

Sr Computer Scientist
EdgeVerve Systems Ltd ( An Infosys Company)

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Women In Cyber Security - Success Strategy

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About this Speaker

Sujatha Yakasiri, Sr. Computer Scientist, Edgeverve (An Infosys Company), Bangalore. She has 14+ years of rich experience in product based IT companies with expertise in product security domain. She holds prestigious certifications like Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Certified Ethical Hacker(CEHv10). She is a speaker at various security conferences and communities globally. She also received “Women in Tech – Mentor of The Year Award” at WITECH Summit 2020, at Mumbai.

Apart from her work she also contributes to cyber security communities.

  1. Head and Advocate – Women in Cyber Security for NCSSS-NCDRC (National Cyber Defence Research Center): As part of this initiative, she has trained 100s of engineering students mostly in tier3 & tier2 cities on cyber security and helped them to grow in this space.
  2. Founding member and co-chair of “Women-In-Cyber Security – Special Interest Group” An Initiative of India: As part of this initiative, she organized monthly cyber security talks, conducted hands-on workshops and mentored aspiring women in cyber-security.
  3. Founder member of BSides Bangalore.
  4. Mentor and Gurukul Trainer for Women WIzards Rule Technology((w2rt) , a NASSCOM initiative.

Also, apart from community initiatives, she also loves to take part in bug bounty programs and got recognized by multiple companies, government bodies, educational institutes and NGOs across India and Netherlands for responsible disclosure of security vulnerabilities on their websites.