Fredrik Ljunggren

Fredrik has been working within the information security field since 1995. Approach and methodology is gained from the academic background, evolved through experience from a variety of consultancy projects over the years.

A large part of his current projects revolve around risk management in critical IT operations through compliance and control. The starting point for this is often the relevant parts of international standards such as ISO 31000 and ISO/IEC 27000. The basis for all work, however, is always the individual business’ requirements. Security should be a profitable investment.

Fredrik is frequently hired for preparing reports of various security and privacy related issues. Customers are often public authorities, which also implies that Fredrik has extensive experience in e-government and the legal regime surrounding official documents and public records, supervisory activities of public authorities, personal data protection, et cetera.

Other areas of expertise include system security architecture and secure development, intrusion detection and prevention, computer forensics, DNSSEC, applied cryptography and identity management.

Fredrik is also an active debater and speaker in the areas of electronic identification and vital IT infrastructure. He is also active in standardization in these fields, and regularly holds courses and seminars. Fredrik participates as a security expert in the the Swedish E-identification Board’s review team, which reviews and monitors the security among all issuers of Swedish e-id. He is also a technical expert in ICANN Registry Services Technical Evaluation Panel (RSTEP), evaluating the security and robustness of the global domain name system.

More information about previous work experience can be found on LinkedIn.

Jakob Schlyter

Jakob has worked as an IT security consultant since 1996, and has a deep knowledge of protocol design, systems design and software development as well as design and operation of large-scale network environments. This expertise and experience are mainly applied in development projects and during security analysis of critical system components.

Current assignments consist primarily of expert consulting in networking and IT security – in Sweden and internationally. Jakob’s more specific areas of expertise includes DNS, TCP/IP and applied cryptography, among others, and he is a frequent and popular speaker in these areas.

Jakob also has wide experience of design and implementation of infrastructure for public and private cloud services based on OpenStack together with OpenContrail for software defined networks (SDN) and Ceph for storage.

Jakob has worked actively with DNSSEC since 1999 and is considered one of the world’s foremost experts in the field. His work with DNSSEC has resulted in a number of Internet standards (RFCs), and Jakob has long played a central role in the implementation DNSSEC worldwide. Jakob is also a technical expert in the ICANN Registry Services Technical Evaluation Panel (RSTEP).

Jakob is well established in organizations such as IETF (Internet Engineering Task Force) and RIPE (Réseaux IP Européens). He is also active in several Open Source projects, e.g., Cryptech, OpenBSD, OpenSSH and OpenDNSSEC.

More information about previous work experience can be found on LinkedIn.