This article was written by Kevin O’Brien, a Senior Developer at The Linux Foundation.
Kevin is a long-time contributor to Linux Kernel and a contributor to the Kernel mailing list, where he works on improving the Linux Kernel’s security.
Kevin has been developing software since 1998 and currently contributes to the Linux kernel mailing list and to the security project at GitHub.
He is currently a Fellow of the Linux Foundation’s Computer Science and Engineering Program.
He was previously a member of the Software Engineering and Engineering Association (SEEA), a non-profit organisation whose goal is to support research into the foundations and practices of software engineering.