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Alexis Lingad

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Alexis Lingad
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Alexis Lingad aka "Batman of the Philippines" is a cyber security influencer and infosec charlatan from the Philippines. He is the founder of Cryptors and claims he have left the company already. He was the champion of the 2015 and 2017 Philippine Hacker Games at What The Hack which is organized by Global Knowledge Philippines but really this is not something to brag about because What The Hack sucks and is an infamous infosec con in the Philippines.

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Nafiez

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Nafiez (@zeifan) is an independent security researcher, enthusiast with memory corruption and found dozens of security vulnerabilities in various applications from open to closed source. He has passion in vulnerability research, fuzzing and reverse engineering. Occasionally blog about his security findings in http://zeifan.my. Nafiez has been part of HITB organizing international Capture The Flag (CTF) events and local (Malaysia) CTF, Wargames.MY.

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Ian Beer

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Ian Beer
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Ian Beer is a British computer security expert, white hat hacker, and a member of Google's Project Zero. There are those who consider him as one of the best iOS hackers. Beer was the first security expert to publish his findings under the "Project Zero" name in the spring of 2014; at this time, the project was not yet revealed and crediting the newly discovered vulnerabilities to it led to some speculation.

He is known for discovering a large number of security vulnerabilities in Apple products, including iOS, Safari and macOS, as well as helping create jailbreaks for iOS versions.One such discovery forced Apple to rewrite significant parts of the macOS and iOS kernel. Beer is also a vocal critic of Apple concerning its bug bounty program for iOS announced in 2016. The invite only program has been accused of low payouts. Beer has also criticized the company for not disclosing to its users why updates that fix the bugs should be installed.

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Nishant Sharma

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Nishant Sharma
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Nishant Sharma led the development of multiple gadgets for WiFi pentesting such as WiMonitor, WiNX and WiMini. He has presented research and conducted workshops at Blackhat USA/Asia, DEF CON China, HITB, RootCon, Packet Hacking Village, Wireless Village, IoT village, and Demo labs (DEFCON USA). He formerly worked as a firmware developer at Mojo Networks where he contributed in developing new features for the enterprise-grade WiFi APs and maintaining the state of art WiFi Intrusion Prevention System (WIPS). He has a Master degree in Information Security from IIIT Delhi.

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Taher Elgamal

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Taher Elgamal
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Taher Elgamal, widely known as the father of SSL (Secure Sockets Layer), is a world-renowned Egyptian-American cryptographer. In addition to being the driving force behind SSL, the technology used to secure web browsing online, his work is also used as the basis for Digital Signature Algorithm (DSA) adopted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology as the Digital Signature Standard (DSS). He is a recipient of the RSA Conference 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award and received The 2019 Marconi Prize with Paul Kocher.

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Ivan Novikov

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Ivan Novikov
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Ivan Novikov is the inventor of memcached injection and SSRF exploit class as well as a recipient of bounty awards from Google, Facebook, and others.

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carfucar

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Robert Leale
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Robert Leale aka carfucar has been a regular trainer of automotive electronic security. He also consulted with the automotive industry on securing electronic systems. As the founder of CanBusHack, he has been at the forefront of vehicle data reverse engineering for over seven years.

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mintynet

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Ian Tabor
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Ian Tabor aka mintynet is a car hacker and is kinda famous in the car hacking scene. He is the creator of nano-can which is a cheap device for people to get into car hacking. He was able to hack the IVI of his Groupe PSA 2015 DS5 1955.

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Winyl

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Serra Abak
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Serra Abak aka Winyl is a member of the CTF team Neutrino_Cannon. She is into Reverse Engineering and C Development.

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malwareunicorn

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Amanda Rousseau
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Amanda Rousseau aka malwareunicorn is a prominent malware researcher and reverse engineer. She teaches "Reverse Engineering Malware 101" in conferences.

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