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Rares Bratean

Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst Signify

BIOGRAPHY I am a cyber security professional with work experience in Threat Intelligence, Threat Hunting and ..

Radu Niculita

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

BIOGRAPHY Radu is an experienced network architect with more than 20 years of experience in networking and ..

Maksim Iavich

President of Scientific Cyber Security Association, Professor, Director of Cyber Security Center Caucasus University

BIOGRAPHY Maksim is an affiliate professor and the Head of cyber security direction at Caucasus University. He..

Marian Gusatu

Threat Analysis Engineer NortonLifeLock

BIOGRAPHY Marian Gusatu is working as a Specialist Threat Researcher for NortonLifeLock Inc. in Romania. His ..

Ionut Cernica

Application Security Engineer

BIOGRAPHY Ionut Cernica started his security career with the bug bounty program from Facebook. His passion for..

Adrian Furtuna

Founder & CEO Pentest-Tools.com

BIOGRAPHY Using his deep technical expertise and over two decades of hands-on IT security work, Adrian Furtuna..

Cosmin Vilcu

Territory Account Manager Infoblox Inc.

BIOGRAPHY TBD DNS protocol in the hands of the attacker DNS is a protocol that everyone knows about. Most ..

Andrei Iordan

Director of Advanced Analysis, Global Operations Secureworks

BIOGRAPHY Andrei started his career back in 2004 working for the “Romanian Government” where, for 11 ..

Antonio Macovei

Security Systems Engineer Cloudflare

BIOGRAPHY I am a young security professional starting his career in this fascinating field. I have recently ..

Matei Radulea

Security Researcher Keysight Technologies Romania

BIOGRAPHY Matei Radulea is a Security Researcher within Keysight’s Application and Threat Intelligence ..

Cristian Pațachia-Sultănoiu

Development & Innovation Manager Orange Romania

BIOGRAPHY Mr. Cristian Pațachia-Sultănoiu is an experienced manager with over 20 years of experience in the ..

Amirhossein Aliakbarian

Application Security Engineer Booking Holdings

BIOGRAPHY Amirhossein Aliakbarian is an Application Security Engineer with more than 15 years of experience in..

Vencel Cserháti

Cybersecurity and Privacy Officer Huawei Technologies Hungary

BIOGRAPHY Vencel is a senior Information Technology / Cybersecurity / Data Privacy professional with CIPP/E, ..

Bianca Lewis

CEO Girls Who Hack / Secure Open Vote

BIOGRAPHY BiaSciLab is a 15 year old hacker, Maker and international speaker. She was the youngest speaker at ..

Chris Dale

Principal Instructor SANS

BIOGRAPHY An IT enthusiast who had childhood dreams of becoming a hacker, Chris Dale’s path to a career in ..

Sebastian Avarvarei

Manager Information Security Canon EMEA

BIOGRAPHY Currently working as EMEA Information Security Manager at Canon, Sebastian has been in IT and ..

Mihail Plesa

Security Software Engineer Special Telecommunications Service

BIOGRAPHY Mihail Plesa works as a Security Software Engineer at Special Telecommunications Service. Mihail ..

Eduard Agavriloae

Senior Cyber Security Tester KPMG

BIOGRAPHY Passionate about Cloud security & ex web developer, Eduard currently works as Penetration tester..

Madalin Ionita

Security Researcher CrowdStrike

BIOGRAPHY Madalin Ionita is a Security Researcher at CrowdStrike, with 6+ years experience in the cyber ..

Gabriel Mihai Tanase

Partner, Technology & Cyber Security KPMG

BIOGRAPHY Gabriel is Partner and leads KPMG’s cyber security services, one of the most dynamic and complex ..

Cosmin Anghel

Cyber Security Director (CISO) SN Nuclearelectrica SA

BIOGRAPHY Cosmin is a security professional with 15 years experience in leading cyber security programs for ..

George-Andrei Iosif

Founder Member MutableSecurity

BIOGRAPHY In 2018, I took part in the first CTF content, but with no results other than the participation ..

Dr Nestori Syynimaa

Senior Principal Security Researcher Secureworks

BIOGRAPHY Dr Nestori Syynimaa is one of the leading Azure AD / M365 experts in the world and the developer of ..

Catalin Filip

Security Researcher Pentest-Tools.com

BIOGRAPHY Cyber Security Enthusiast How we analyzed and built an exploit PoC for CVE-2022-24086, a Magento RCE..

Cristian Cornea

Security Researcher

BIOGRAPHY Experienced Penetration Tester with various expertise, from finding vulnerabilities in web ..

Jayson E. Street

Chief Chaos Officer Truesec

BIOGRAPHY Jayson E. Street referred to in the past as: A “notorious hacker” by FOX25 Boston, ..

Yordan Ganchev

Security Operations Center Manager ExpressVPN

BIOGRAPHY Yordan is a seasoned cybersecurity professional with extensive experience in the fields of Threat ..

Tudor Damian

IT Consultant

BIOGRAPHY As an IT consultant with more than 15 years of experience in managing complex IT infrastructures, ..

Radu Chiscariu

Security Researcher Keysight Technologies Romania

BIOGRAPHY Radu Emanuel Chiscariu is a Security Researcher within Keysight’s Application and Threat ..

Greg Charitonos

Unix Engineer

BIOGRAPHY Mario Kart Tour – Owned Video Game hacking is a thriving business and attracts new ..

Giorgi Akhalaia

Associate Professor of ICT, Caucasus University; Scientific Cyber Security Association; Cyber Security Main Specialist at Caucasus Cyber Security Center - Regional Representative of Bit Sentinel Caucasus University

BIOGRAPHY Giorgi Akhalaia is a Ph.D candidate of computer science (Thesis: “Designing Security Function of ..

Ioan Constantin

Cyber Security Expert Orange

BIOGRAPHY Ioan Constantin got his BSc degree from “University of Craiova” with a thesis on cyber ..

Alex “Jay” Balan

CISO happening.xyz & Superbet Group

BIOGRAPHY Alex “Jay” Balan is the CISO for the Superbet Group. His career is focused on ..

Razvan Bocu

Associate Professor and Researcher Universitatea Transilvania din Brasov

BIOGRAPHY Dr. Bocu is a Research and Teaching Staff Member in the Department of Mathematics and Computer ..

Sorin Portase

Senior Computer Scientist II Adobe

BIOGRAPHY I Joined Adobe and the Identity team 7 years ago. A few months after joining, the Security Squad was..

Ioan Iacob

Senior Security Researcher CrowdStrike

BIOGRAPHY Ioan is a Sr. Security Researcher for CrowdStrike, with 10 years of experience in the cyber security..

Dan Demeter

Security Researcher

BIOGRAPHY Dan graduated from Imperial College London and holds a Master of Engineering in Software ..

Monica Obogeanu

Startup Programs Manager Orange Romania

BIOGRAPHY With over 15 years of experience in tech, Monica leads the Orange Fab acceleration program that ..

Bogdan Glazov

Senior Security Researcher IoT Security Keysight Technologies Romania

BIOGRAPHY I have a military background, covering different domains. I have experience as Incident Responder, ..

Volodymyr T.

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BIOGRAPHY Managing and hands-on IT specialist expertise in software development and cybersecurity more than 10..

Max van der Horst

Security Specialist NorthWave

BIOGRAPHY Technical Security Specialist with experience in strategic and tactical reasoning inside the Cyber ..

Jan Rynes

Solutions Architect Infoblox Inc.

BIOGRAPHY Cybersecurity is a topic that Jan is focusing his whole professional life on. In the past 4 years ..

Sebastian Pitei

Infrastructure & Security Manager Bit Sentinel

BIOGRAPHY With over 15 years of experience in Telco, Enterprise, Critical Infrastructure and Defence & ..

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