Vladimir Katalov

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Vladimir Katalov

Vladimir Katalov is CEO, co-owner and co-founder of ElcomSoft Co.Ltd. Born in 1969 and grew up in Moscow, Russia. He studied Applied Mathematics in Moscow Engineering-Physics Institute (State University); from 1987 to 1989, was sergeant in the Soviet Army. Vladimir works in ElcomSoft from the very beginning (1990).


Vladimir wrote the very first password recovery program (Advanced Archive Password Recovery) of the company (Elcomsoft) and now manages all company's projects covering mobile forensics.

Respected security researcher and resource speaker