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June 03, 2015 14:50 ET

eBay Marketplace VP and CISO Rick Orloff Appointed to Code Dx Board of Advisors

Code Dx, Inc. Continues Expansion of Board to Further Penetrate the Application Security Testing Market and Protect the Software Supply Chain

NORTHPORT, NY--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2015) -  Code Dx, Inc., a provider of a robust suite of fast and affordable tools that help software developers and security analysts find, prioritize and visualize software vulnerabilities, today announced the appointment of Rick Orloff, VP and CISO (Chief Information Security Officer), to its board of advisors. With his experience serving as the CISO for Fortune 100 companies, Mr. Orloff offers Code Dx invaluable visionary leadership and industry expertise to help guide the company as it expands its product line and further penetrates the market.

"Mr. Orloff is a tremendous addition to our advisory team," said Anita D'Amico, Ph.D., CEO of Code Dx. "His significant accomplishments as a corporate security executive speak for themselves. We plan to leverage his multifaceted background and wealth of expertise, along with the in-depth knowledge our other impressive board of advisor members, to become the leader in easy and affordable application security testing."

"Securing the software supply chain is a major concern in today's highly technology-reliant society," said Mr. Orloff. "Data breaches are causing critical issues for corporations and end users alike. Chief Security Officers need to ensure that application security testing is an integral component of their IT operations for both proprietary and purchased software. Code Dx offers an economical code analysis solution to identify and fix weaknesses before they lead to data breaches and I look forward to advising the Code Dx team as a member of their board of advisors."

Prior to his position at eBay Marketplace, Mr. Orloff was the senior director of Information Security and Security Operations at Apple, where he was a visionary leader developing critical programs and strategic plans, and leading special projects. He has also held positions as the director of Global Security for Lam Research and president, general manager and CSO for R&R Investigations. 

Mr. Orloff is an accomplished corporate security executive with significant international experience in new product prototype security, information security, security operations, physical security, data forensics, data aggregation, and cyber-related critical investigations. His accomplishments include building high-performing teams, design solutions for root problems and blending technology and personnel to deliver the best possible return on investment. 

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About Code Dx
Code Dx, Inc. is a provider of easy and affordable solutions to enable developers and security analysts to find vulnerabilities in software. The core technology was originally built by Secure Decisions and partially funded by DHS Science & Technology to help secure the nation's software supply chain. For more information, please visit www.codedx.com or contact Code Dx at (631) 759-3993 or via email at Info@CodeDx.com.

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