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

Max van der Horst

Security Specialist NorthWave

Greg Charitonos

Unix Engineer

Mihail Plesa

Security Software Engineer Special Telecommunications Service

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Orange Romania is the leader of the local telecom market and part of the Orange Group, one of the largest global telecommunications operators, connecting hundreds of millions of customers worldwide. With over 11 million 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 to its customers, both individual users and companies, from basic services up to complete voice services, fixed and mobile data, TV services or smart home services, but also mobile financial services. Orange is also a leader in innovation investing yearly over 200 million euros in network infrastructure and R&D initiatives in Romania. 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. 

Orange Services was created in 2013 and is a 100% owned subsidiary of Orange Group. As a technology services company, our DNA is in IT, but our teams also work in other domains including mobile networks and a number of commercial and business functions. Orange Services is one of the largest technology hubs in the Orange Group, working internationally for both Orange corporate functions and country operations. Through a unique combination of cutting edge know-how and expertise, our teams provide a broad range of services: development and supervision of IT services in domains such as Big Data, Cloud, M2M, IoT, TV, Connected Objects; design and development of IT infrastructure and desktop solutions; testing & planning for mobile networks; implementation of supply chain solutions and also improvement of commercial & business performance including BI, CRM, Analytics, Digital learning and Customer Care. Visit us on LinkedIn.

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