Andrey Konovalov

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Andrey Konovalov

Andrey Konovalov is a security researcher focusing on the Linux kernel. He found multiple zero-day bugs in the Linux kernel and published proof-of-concept exploits to demonstrate the impact. Andrey is a contributor to several security-related Linux kernel subsystems and tools: KASAN — a fast dynamic bug detector, syzkaller — a production-grade kernel fuzzer, and Arm Memory Tagging Extension — an exploit mitigation.

Andrey spoke at security conferences such as OffensiveCon, Android Security Symposium, Linux Security Summit, LinuxCon, and PHDays.


He maintains a collection of Linux kernel security–related materials and a channel on Linux kernel security.