Dr. Dirk-Jan Out


Dirk-Jan Out (1965) obtained a MSc and PhD in Computer Science in the Netherlands. He is currently CEO of TNO-ITSEF, an evaluation laboratory based in the Netherlands. This laboratory is accredited for Common Criteria evaluations by both BSI (Germany) and NLNCSA (Netherlands) and also performs evaluations for Visa, Mastercard, JCB and various other parties. Dirk-Jan has been a member of the Common Criteria Implementation Management Board (CCIMB) and the Common Evaluation Methodology Editorial Board (CEMEB) for a total of six years. As such, he is responsible for the CC Terminology, the Protection Profile and Security Target criteria, and CC Part 2 of CC version 3.0.