Anestis Bechtsoudis

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Anestis Bechtsoudis

Anestis Bechtsoudis is a researcher in the fields of Applied Cryptography, Information Security and Computer Networks. He is a member of the Patras Linux User Group (PLUG) in a try to promote FOSS his fields of research. He has participated in applied Cryptography, Information Security & Cryptanalysis research projects, some of which are still running.


He is the developer of WeBaCoo (Web Backdoor Cookie) which is a web backdoor script-kit.

1st Placer at OWASP AppSec Research 2012 University Challenge (University of Patras Team Leader).

Submitted an advisory to Secunia about "TimThumb Domain Name Security Bypass and Insecure Cache Handling Vulnerabilities".