Daniel is an application security engineer with a strong development background. He leads the AppSec team at Emarsys, mainly focusing on web security. He believes developers are the most powerful line of defense against attackers; therefore his main effort is spreading security knowledge among them. Daniel claims, security is about being able to make smart tradeoffs, and for that, you need to have a good amount of technical expertise and an adequately developed security mindset. His mission is to guide software engineers, like you, in the field of IT security. As a developer, you should think of him as a good friend, who has been around for a while and knows the clever little tricks you need to stay out of trouble. He creates easily consumable “security drops” on his blog at https://www.securitydrops.com.