Anna Prudnikova

Senior Certification Specialist Secura B.V.

Anna Prudnikova is a senior certification specialist in the domain of security standardization and certification with close to ten years of working experience in the field of cybersecurity evaluation and auditing. Her expertise in cybersecurity varies from experience in audit and assurance to technical expertise in testing. Her career in the domain of cybersecurity started in the position of cybersecurity consultant in 2011. After 5 years of working in consultancy, Anna decided to get more experienced in the technical domain and proceeded with getting a double Master's Degree as a cyber-security specialist.

Within Secura, Anna is mainly involved in the projects related to certification of different IT products (both software and hardware), based on international and local Dutch standards (such as Common Criteria, BSPA, IEC 62443 etc.) as a lead evaluator. She is actively involved in the activities including supporting of the development of services within the fields of medical devices, IoT, ICS SCADA, payments, automotive, and network security. Moreover, she has been specifically involved in the projects within OT (ICS/SCADA) domain and has developed Secura's Standardized Security Assessment Framework for ICS devices.