Matt Messier, Director of Engineering at Secure Software, is a security authority who has been programming for nearly two decades. Besides coauthoring Network Security with OpenSSL, Matt coauthored
the Safe C String Library, RATS, and EGADS, an Entropy Gathering and
Distribution System used for securely seeding pseudo-random number
generators. Prior to joining Secure Software, Matt worked for IBM and Lotus, on source and assembly level debugging techniques, and operating system concepts.