At PureSec, we believe that serverless is the future of software and that this future mandates a radically different approach to application security - one that does not rely on servers, infrastructure, networks, or operating systems.
We founded PureSec with the mission to make our customers successful in building, deploying and maintaining secure and reliable serverless applications from the get-go.
Our serverless security solution, is the world’s first and most comprehensive Serverless Security Runtime Environment (SSRE). It safeguards serverless applications at all times, and in all environments, from known and unknown attacks.
The PureSec leadership team brings years of experience in application and cyber security, intelligence, and cloud environments.
A visionary entrepreneur, and a techie at heart, Shaked discovered his passion for cyber security at the age of 14 when his second programming project was a backdoor. He brings years of experience in cyber operations and a profound understanding of the attacker’s and the defender’s perspectives.
Before co-founding PureSec in 2016, Shaked served as an Officer, and a Department Leader in IDF. He is a graduate of IDF’s elite training program “Havatzalot”,and following which he served in key roles within unique technological and operational units. Shaked was a founding member of an award-winning technological unit in IDF, his first exciting experience in designing a new category.
Shaked holds an MA in Law from Bar Ilan University and a BA in Economics and History.
Ory is a world-renowned expert and veteran in application security with 20 years of experience. Prior to joining PureSec, Ory was Senior Director of Threat Research at Akamai. Together with his team he has dealt with security big-data covering more than 30% of all internet traffic, and gained expertise in big data analytics, machine learning, behavioral analysis and device fingerprinting. Ory's work enabled Akamai to position itself as a leader in the industry, and drove Akamai's security business from an emerging product to a business with an annualized revenue run rate of nearly $0.5 Billion. Prior to Akamai, Ory worked at IBM as the Security Products Architect for the market leading application security solution IBM AppScan.
Ory holds numerous patents in the field of application security. He serves as an officer of the Web Application Security Consortium (WASC), and is a former OWASP (IL) board member. He participated in many projects and working groups including SANS Top 25, MITRE CWE and W3C WebAppSec Working Group. Ory has written dozens of articles and his work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal and Wired Magazine among others. Ory is a guest speaker at many industry events including Cybertech, RSA Conference, OWASP AppSec, Gartner Security Summit, Code-Blue (Japan), BlackHat Briefings, and more.
Ory Holds a BA in Computer Science from the Open University of Israel.
Avi is a cyber security expert with 10 years of experience in the field. After serving in an elite Cyber Security unit in the Israeli Defence Forces, Avi worked in top tier companies such as F5 Networks, where he was responsible for leading the fraud and web application research, and Argus Cyber Security, where Avi’s worked focused on researching and securing automotive systems.
Avi enjoys skydiving at his free time and holds a B.A degree in Economics from the university of Haifa, Israel.