Adrian Furtuna

Founder & CEO


Using his deep technical expertise and over two decades of hands-on IT security work, Adrian Furtuna founded and built with a team of offensive security experts pooling together their 30+ years of collective experience.

A speaker at international conferences (BlackHat Europe,, ZeroNights, Hacktivity, DefCamp, OWASP, Hacknet) and a university lecturer, Adrian believes in generously sharing insights, research, and solutions to help infosec specialists with an offensive mindset make a bigger impact with less time and effort.

Penetration Testers versus Initial Access Brokers. Helping the good guys win

Initial Access Brokers are cybercriminals who hack companies and sell access to their networks to the highest bidder (mostly ransomware gangs).

In this talk we explore various initial access methods these threat actors use and which can be applied in penetration testing engagements to simulate realistic attack scenarios.

I will demo some of these tactics with, a cloud-based toolkit for penetration testing and vulnerability assessment.

Are you the next cyber security superstar?

If you are passionate about an information security topic or you have strong technical skills developing researches on your own, you should definitely Apply at Call for Papers. By submitting you will have the chance to showcase your work to +2000 attendees.

Other speakers joining this year

Madalin Ionita

Security Researcher CrowdStrike

Tudor Damian

IT Consultant

Radu Niculita

Network Architect and R&D Cybersecurity Professional Siemens Romania R&D

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Orange Romania is part of the Orange Group, one of the largest global telecommunications operators that connects hundreds of millions of customers worldwide. With over 11 million local customers and an annual turnover exceeding 1.5 billion euros, Orange Romania connects 1 in 2 Romanians and offers an extensive range of communication solutions for both individual and corporate customers, from basic connectivity services to complete mobile, fixed internet, TV packages, and complex IT&C solutions through Orange Business

Orange Romania is the number 1 operator in terms of network performance, and also holds nine consecutive Top Employer certifications, which confirm that Orange Romania, in addition to the remarkable products and services it offers, pays special attention to its employees and working environment. In the past 3 years Orange has launched two 5G Labs in Bucharest and Iasi, that aim to support researchers, startups and companies to test their 5G solutions in advance. 

In addition, Orange is a long-term supporter of the startup ecosystem through the Orange Fab accelerator program designed to support entrepreneurs in the development of innovative products and their distribution locally and internationally.

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