Aditya K Sood
Aditya K Sood is an independent Security Researcher and Founder of SecNiche Security. He is a Lead Author for Hakin9 group for writing security and hacking papers. His research has been featured in Usenix; login magazine and Elsevier Network Security Journals. Aditya ‘s academic background holds a BE
and MS in Cyber Law and Information Security from Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-A).He had already spoken at conferences like EuSecWest, XCON, OWASP, CERT-IN etc. In addition to that He is a team lead at Evilfingers community.
His other projects include Mlabs, CERA and Triosec. He has written number of security papers released at packetstorm security, Linux security, infosecwriters, Xssed portal etc. He has also given number of security advisories to forefront companies.
At present he is working as a Security Auditor in KPMG IT Advisory Services where he handles large scale security assessments project.
A network security and open source enthusiast (and a system programmer for living :-P). Have worked on various mailing and enterprise security products.
Expertise in development of:
- Regex filters.
- Baysian filters.
- Heuristic filters
- Genetic Algorithm based score generator for heuristic filters.
- Advanced attachment filters.
- Multicast packet-reflection daemon.
- SMTP engine.
- DNSBL engine.
- Presented at Blackhat Europe 2008.
- Was also invited to speak at Inbox/Outbox UK 2008.
- Presented at Gnunify 2007
- Ec-council C|EH
Ajit Hatti is a "Software Architect & System Programmer" by profession and "Network Security, Linux Enthusiast". From last 4 years he has been contributing in research & development of security products like IPS/UTM/Mail Security & Network Scanners with various renowned Organizations.
Ajit is also actively contributing in vulnerability research of SMTP/SMB/RPC protocol implementations and has been researching on modern techniques of Fingerprinting & Application/OS detection.
Ajit is also associated with PLUG, CSI and Ubuntu's development and testing.
Atul Alex Cherian(21) is a young and dynamic security researcher.Currently he is doing Internship with Orchidseven as InfoSec Research Asst.
Chris Goggans is an internationally recognized expert on information
security with over a dozen years experience in network and
information security. He has performed network security assessments
for some of the world's largest corporations, including all facets of
critical infrastructure, with work spanning 22 countries across four
continents. Mr. Goggans has worked with US Federal law enforcement
agencies on some of America's most notorious computer crime cases.
His work has been referenced in publications such as Time, Newsweek
and Computerworld, and televised on networks such as CNN and CNBC.
Additionally, during the summer of 2003, Mr. Goggans acted as an
Associate Professor at the University of Tokyo's Center for
Mr. Goggans is a frequent lecturer on computer security and has held training seminars in nine countries for clients such as NATO, the United States Department of Defense, Federal Law Enforcement agencies as well as numerous corporate entities. He has been asked to present at major conferences such as COMDEX, CSI, ISACA, INFOWARCON, and The Black Hat Briefings. Mr. Goggans has also co-authored numerous books including "Implementing Internet Security," "Internet Security Professional Reference," and "The Complete Internet Business Toolkit."
Harshad Patil is an individual researcher on CyberCrime and CyberLaws.
B.Tech (IT)(VJTI, Mumbai)
PG.Dip Cyber Crime Management
Jonathan is a Security Research Engineer, and one of the team leads of the iViZ Research Team.
Jonathan graduated from the French Ecole des Mines, where he has been employed as a network admin. Before coming to India, he worked as an Engineer in a pentest Company and later in the Defense sector. He has spoken in Defcon 16 this year. He is interested in anything technically challenging and low level, ranging from packet level hacking to full disk encryption software or reverse engineering. Jonathan started getting interested with low level security issues more than 10 years ago, when he learnt x86 asm under MS-DOS. Many things have changed since those good old times of real mode OSes, but there is still room for surprises... Low level attacks involving deep knowledge of computers internals are not dead..
Karmendra, an experienced SANS Gold certified security professional, has been leading projects on application security analysis, code security review, OS vulnerability assessment and network penetration testing for prestigious organizations across the globe. Having an experience of more than 7 ½ years in the Information security field enables him to manage the complete Lifecycle of an Information Security project comprising of planning, designing, implementation & management. He has conducted training courses for large clients and has been a speaker in various information security seminars in India. Karmendra has conducted and managed application security assessment of over 300 applications for clients across the globe including 15 Internet Banking applications for prestigious banks and financial institutions across the globe. He has also been involved in developing Information security training programs for clients across the globe.
Kunal Sehgal is an "Offensive Security Certified Professional" for BackTrack. An IT Security Analyst, having over 3.5 years of experience in the Information Technology field and has worked on all the major platforms and applications for Information Security and vulnerability assessment. Kunal holds a "Cyberspace Security" certification from Georgian, Canada and many other certifications like ISO lead Auditor, CompTIA, CCSA, etc.
Nibin Varghese is a Security Research Engineer with iViZ Techno Solutions Pvt Ltd, Kolkata and is responsible for analyzing vulnerabilities, finding out different vectors of exploitation and developing reliable exploits. Previously Nibin was working in Ernst & Young SSC, India and was responsible for providing Technology and Security Risk Services to clients in the Middle East region and ensuring security compliance of Ernst & Young Middle East offices. Nibin has more than 2 years of experience in providing IT and Information Security related services to clients in various industry segments.
Rohas Nagpal is the President of the Asian School of Cyber Laws. He has assisted the Government of India in framing rules and regulations under the Information Technology Act. He advises law enforcement agencies around the world in cyber crime investigation and cyber forensics. He has authored several books, white-papers and articles on these subjects.
Rohit Srivastwa, Founder of ClubHack, has several years experience in providing consultancy and training in the fields of Information security, Cyber Crime Investigation and Penetration Testing.
He is actively involved advising and teaching several military agencies, law enforcement personnel, Corporates and Government bodies in these fields.
Sheetal Joseph is an independent Security Consultant, and has 6 yrs of experience in Information Security. Her areas of expertise include software and network security. She has also worked in Security Management and Operations. She is a Certified Ethical Hacker and a CISSP.