Program Committee Member. Yi Mao, CISSP, holds a Ph.D. in Mathematical Logic (2003) and a Master’s degree in Computer Science (2000) from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Mao is the Vice President and Lab Director at atsec U.S. Corporation who leads and oversees the security testing and evaluation of IT products based on standards such as FIPS 140-2 and Common Criteria. She is a frequent conference presenter in the area of information security.