Jonathan Brossard

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Jonathan Brossard

Jonathan Brossard is an Australian Security Researcher who is a speaker at international security conferences such as Blackhat US, CCC, Defcon, Hackito Ergo Sum and the CEO of Toucan System. He created a proof-of-concept backdoor which he called Rakshasa that replaces a computer's BIOS and can compromise the OS at boot time without leaving the traces on the hard drive.


Organizer at Hackito Ergo Sum Conference

Certified ISO 27005 Risk Manager

Presented a paper in Defcon entitled "Bypassing Preboot authentication Passwords by instrumenting the BIOS keyboard buffer (practical low level attacks against x86 pre-boot authentication software)".