Robert Hurlbut

Software Security Architect and Speaker

Software Security Consultant Robert HurlbutRobert Hurlbut has a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (1990) from Oklahoma State University and a Master of Science in Cyber Security (2020) from Southern New Hampshire University. Robert is a Microsoft MVP for Developer Security / Visual Studio and Development Technologies and holds the (ISC)2 CSSLP security certification. Robert has 30 years of industry experience in software development, software architecture, and software security architecture. He has served as a project manager, director of software development, and chief software architect for several projects. He speaks at user groups, national and international conferences, and has provided training for many companies. As of September, 2017, Robert is working full time with a large organization and is no longer available as an independent consultant.

Robert is a co-host with Chris Romeo of the Application Security Podcast

Robert is involved in several community groups:

  • Group leader of the Boston .NET Architecture Group which meets monthly on the 3rd Wednesday at the Microsoft Offices in Burlington, MA (NOTE: We have been meeting virtually since April, 2020)..
  • Group leader of the Amherst Security Group (Meetup) which meets monthly on the 2nd Wednesday in Amherst, MA (NOTE: We have been meeting virtually since April, 2020).
  • Member of the organizing team of the Boston Code Camp

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You can follow Robert's blog RSS Syndication  where he shares the latest information about secure coding, software architecture, and software development. View Robert Hurlbut's profile on LinkedIn

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Speaking and Training

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  • (ISC)2 CSSLP - Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional for November, 2014 - October, 2023

Hi, I am Robert Hurlbut, a software security architect, speaker, trainer, and Microsoft MVP. I help teams design secure software and applications using Threat Modeling, write secure software, and make sure developers and other staff are secure through speaking and training . Learn more about me.
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NOTE: As of 10/1/2017, I am no longer providing training or consulting on behalf of my company.
Thank you,
Robert Hurlbut

What's New?

7/1/2018: Robert was named a Microsoft MVP for Developer Security / Visual Studio and Development Technologies for 2018-2019 (4th year in a row).

1/25/2018: OWASP: The Next Generation - OWASP Top 10 2017 video of live webinar for LearnNowOnline

8/1/2017: Introduction to Personal Digital Privacy and Security at Danbury Area Computer Society (DACS), Danbury, CT.

7/15/2017: Developing a Threat Modeling Mindset at BSides Chicago 2017.

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