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Learn to think like a hacker

Neal Michie

Product Manager


Neal Michie serves as product manager for Verimatrix’s award-winning code protection solutions. Helping countless organizations instil trust in their IoT and mobile applications, Neal oversees Verimatrix’s foundational security products that are relied upon by some of the world’s largest organizations. He champions the need to position security as a top-notch concern for IoT companies, seeking to elevate code protection to new heights by serving as a sales enabler and brand protector. Neal brings more than 18 years of software development experience and spent the last decade building highly secure software solutions, including the first to be fully certified by both Mastercard and Visa. This experience has led to Neal being an active participant in influential industry forums.


When your Android app is published it leaves the safety of your development environment and goes out into the wild. To understand the risks it will be exposed to, it is important to Think Like a Hacker. In this presentation, Verimatrix’s Product Manager, Neal Michie, demonstrates how an attacker will reverse engineer your app and the best practises to defend against them.