Chris Brych squareOpen Source Validations (S22a) Chris is a member of Oracle’s Security Assurance Group in Global Product Security as a Senior Principal Security Analyst to support Oracle’s global security evaluations.  Chris has worked exclusively with the FIPS-140 Standard for over 15 years now – on the Lab side and vendor side testing cryptographic modules to FIPS compliance.  Chris sits on Oracle’s Crypto Review Board that sets policy on Approved ciphers and protocols to be implemented within Oracle’s security products.