Dino Dai Zovi

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Dino Dai Zovi

Dino Dai Zovi has been working in information security for over a decade with experience in red teaming, penetration testing, software security, information security management, and cybersecurity R&D. Dino is also a regular speaker at information security conferences having presented his independent research on memory corruption exploitation techniques, 802.11 wireless client attacks, and Intel VT-x virtualization rootkits over the last 10 years at conferences around the world including DEFCON, BlackHat, and CanSecWest. He is a co-author of the books "The iOS Hacker's Handbook" (Wiley, 2012), "The Mac Hacker’s Handbook" (Wiley, 2009), and “The Art of Software Security Testing” (Addison-Wesley, 2006). In 2008, eWEEK named him one of the 15 Most Influential People in Security. In 2012, NYU-Poly named him a Hacker in Residence and he now oversees security research at the university.


Won the first ever PWN2OWN hacking contest at CanSecWest

Co-authored a book, The Mac Hacker's Handbook