Steve Christey

Steve Christey is a Principal Information Security Engineer in the Security and Information Operations Division at The MITRE Corporation. He is the editor of the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) list, Chair of the CVE Editorial Board, and technical lead for the Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE), CWSS, and the CWE/SANS Top 25 Software Most Dangerous Software Errors. He has been an active contributor to other efforts including NIST's Static Analysis Tool Exposition (SATE), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS), the SANS Secure Programming exams, and a co-author of the influential "Responsible Vulnerability Disclosure Process" IETF draft with Chris Wysopal in 2002. His current interests include secure software development and testing, consumer-friendly software security metrics, the theoretical underpinnings of vulnerabilities, and vulnerability research. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Hobart College.