Research Partner


Sam is a Research Partner focused on Paradigm’s portfolio companies and research into security and related topics. Previously, Sam was a security engineer at Trail of Bits where he worked on improving security tooling for developers and helped clients write safer code. In his spare time, Sam helps secure the cryptocurrency ecosystem by responsibly disclosing vulnerabilities and publishing educational resources.

Written by samczsun

Hiding in Plain Sight

11.11.2021 | samczsun

I like challenging assumptions. I like trying to do the impossible, finding what others have missed, and blowing people's minds with things they never saw coming. Last year, I wrote [→]

Two Rights Might Make A Wrong

8.17.2021 | samczsun

A common misconception in building software is that if every component in a system is individually verified to be safe, the system itself is also safe. Nowhere is this belief [→]