IRL Name: 
Rodrigo Branco

Rodrigo Branco is the founder and responsible for the Dissect || PE Malware Analysis Project. He used to work as the Director of Vulnerability & Malware Research at Qualys. Previously, as the Chief Security Research at Check Point he founded the Vulnerability Discovery Team (VDT) and released dozens of vulnerabilities in many important software. In 2011 he was honored as one of the top contributors to Adobe Vulnerabilities in the past 12 months. He is the maintainer of the StMichael/StJude projects (, the developer of the CMorphism ( and has talks at the most important security-related events in Brazil (H2HC, SSI, CNASI).


He is a member of the RISE Security Group and is the organizer of Hackers to Hackers Conference (H2HC), the oldest security research conference in Latin America.

He is an active contributor to open-source projects (like ebizzy, linux kernel, others).