Dr. Claudia Johnson has over 25 years of experience spanning Information Technology, Telecommunication, Internet Technologies and Cloud Security over three continents.  Her journey has included being a researcher in Artificial Intelligence, Software Engineer for real time programming with asynchronous calls at Siemens AG, Packet Switched Network functional test at Nokia, Network Design for Mobile Networks at Telefonica, and Security Engineer for Ecommerce Solutions. Currently Claudia is a Senior Solutions Engineer at Akamai Technologies specializing in Web application security, DNS and DDoS mitigation.

With a Bachelor in Mathematics from the University of Washington in Seattle, a Masters and Doctorate in Atmospheric Sciences, Dr. Claudia Johnson is a true Cloud Specialist!

Claudia is an active member of AISA, ISACA in Melbourne and holds a CISSP. She writes regular blogs on security (http://www.cso.com.au/author/2147447735/dr-claudia-johnson/articles), conducts webinars, and makes industry presentations.


  • Australia


  • Distribute Denial of Service (DDoS) mitigation
  • Web Application Security
  • Web Application Firewall (WAF)
  • Domain Name System (DNS) Security
  • DNS as a method to improve national cyber security
  • Amplification and Reflection Attacks
  • Incident Response
  • Australian Women in Security Network (AWSN)


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