Quinnipiac University
Tal Melamed

Part-Time Faculty

With over 15 years of experience in security research and engineering, Tal is currently leading the security research for Serverless and Cloud technologies at Check Point. Previously, he was Director of Security Research for Protego Labs, which was acquired by Check Point.

Tal has been training developers and hackers all around the world and his credibility has provided him with opportunities to speak at prestigious venues, including BlackHat, Defcon, DerbyCon, OWASP and many more. Tal is also the leader and creator of the OWASP Serverless Top 10 and DVSA projects.


  • BS, Shenkar School of Engineering, Design, Art
  • MS, Quinnipiac University


  • Cybersecurity

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