Julie Matviyuk

Julie Matviyuk


Platform Engineering Manager (Agile) at Symantec, keeping the antivirus in check since 2005. French, happily living in Ireland. Jacques of all trades, master of science (Security and Forensic Computing). I want to bridge the gap between InfoSec and Software Development. When I’m not hunting False Positives, I split my time between my cat and my garden.

Day 1, 11:40 - Friendly Fire: How Security Software Messes Up

Have you ever wondered why, in the era of Deep Learning and hover-boards*, security software can still mess up? Why is it so challenging to distinguish clean files from malware? How can you make sure your software won’t be blasted off customers’ machines?

*(they don’t really hover)