Chandu Ketkar

Technical Manager , Cigital Inc.

Chandu Ketkar has over 23 years of experience in the software industry as software developer, designer/architect, in senior management, and as an entrepreneur. He is currently a Technical Manager at Cigital Inc. For the last 4-plus years, he has focused on application and software security. He is one of the primary contributors to Cigital's healthcare services practice and the mobile computing practice. In addition to advancing the healthcare practice, he spends time working on educating Cigital¹s clients on architectural risks and advising them on technical and process-level Remediation. Ketkar holds two technology patents and is actively working on other research areas.

Posts by Chandu Ketkar

Issues and Challenges in Protecting Personal Health Information

Authentication and authorization issues are a classic mix of the human element and poor implementation. If you have been to a hospital lately, your......

Security Risks Inherent in the Medical Device Lifecycle

We must consider the extra wrinkle in this health security story: the numerous medical devices that collect and store PHI. These devices often lack......

Protecting Sensitive Data in a Sensitive Industry

A breach of personal health information carries an emotional component quite unlike the breach of credit-card information. Credit cards can be......