Dr. Lang’s expertise includes most areas of cyber security, especially software security, middleware technologies, internet technologies, and model-driven concepts/ontologies. Thanks to spending over 12 years as a software entrepreneur, he is also an experienced expert for software business fraud cases. For example, Dr. Lang has worked on an extensive technical expert report for the plaintiff side on a copyright infringement case, and on a software business fraud case, verifying validity and infringement. Dr. Lang is available for all other software and cyber security technical expert plaintiff and defense cases. Dr. Lang is also well-suited for cyber security patent cases and Markman presentations, because he co-invented and co-authored several extensive, highly technical cyber security patent applications.
Letters of recommendation for all of Dr. Lang’s previous cases are available upon request. He is also a frequent public speaker and educator on cyber security (for paid commercial workshops, university lectures, and conferences). He was previously a PhD researcher (1998-2003) at the Computer Laboratory (Security Group) at University of Cambridge, one of the top universities in the world. His PhD research on access policies for software applications was funded by the UK Ministry of Defence (DERA). Dr. Lang has over 17 years of experience in cyber security, over 23 years of experience in software and computer science, and over 12 years of experience as a high-tech entrepreneur.
Dr. Lang also completed a Master’s Degree (M. Sc.) in Information Security with distinction from Royal Holloway College (University of London) in 1997. On the management side, he has recently completed a Business Marketing Strategy course at the Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern University). Prior to his M. Sc. he studied computer science & management at the University of Munich and at Royal Holloway College (University of London).
Dr. Lang is on the Board of Directors of the Cloud Security Alliance (Silicon Valley Chapter). He is also a Fellow of the British Computer Society (FBCS). Dr. Lang has also previously worked as a technical expert for the European Commission’s EU Framework Programmes and the Austrian Government’s FIT-IT research program.
Dr. Lang has been awarded scientific best paper awards from IEEE, INCOSE, ACM/IFIP/USENIX, “Cool Vendor 2008” by Gartner, Teletrust Innovation Award, Global Security Challenge finalist.
Dr. Lang has authored and-or co-authored and presented close to 150 publications, which can be found in ObjectSecurity’s publication archive. He also wrote a book on software application security, and has previously worked as a consultant, proposal evaluator, project evaluator, conference program committee, and panel moderator.