Neil Madden

neil.maddenNeil Madden is the author of API Security in Action and the founder of Illuminated Security, a UK-based startup providing application security and applied cryptography training and consulting. 

Previously, Neil was the Security Architect at ForgeRock, a leading identity and access management provider. He is an active member of the OAuth working group at the IETF, and contributor to the Crypto Forum Research Group.

Neil has over 20 years of experience as a professional software engineer, and has a PhD in Computer Science from Nottingham University. Through no fault of his own, he largely programs in Java.

API Security in Action


I am the author of API Security in Action published by Manning. You can buy the book directly from the publisher using that link (use code fccmadden to get a discount at checkout), or from Amazon (UK, Canada). If you like it, please leave a review on Amazon as that really helps.

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