Hi I'm Brian LaMacchia

cryptographer and computer security specialist

I am currently a Microsoft Corporation Distinguished Engineer and lead the Security and Cryptography team at Microsoft Research. You can read more about my work at Microsoft here. I also currently serve as Treasurer of the International Association for Cryptologic Research and am a member of the Board of Directors for the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) and Seattle Opera. I am also co-owner of Farcaster Films, an independent film production company.

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