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

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 [→]

The Dangers of Surprising Code

8.13.2021 | samczsun

If you work in software engineering, odds are you've heard of at least one software engineering principle. While I wouldn't advocate for religiously following every principle to the letter, there [→]