About

Hello! I am Mohammed, an independent security researcher, and a BS and MS Computing Security student at Rochester Institute of Technology. I am interested in both the defensive and offensive side of security. I run virtualized servers for Computer Security practices. I enjoy solving problems, finding and fixing software bugs, and ExploitDev. I hope you learn something from my blog <3.

Free time:

In my free time, I work on different projects listed below, contact me if you are interested and want to work together.

  • Windows RedTeam persistence techniques.
  • Implementing new RedTeam tools - check out RITSEC Redteam.
  • Building IaC projects.

Experience:

  • Jun 2020 – Present, Penetration Tester intern at IBM X-Force Red, Austin, TX.
  • May 2019 – May 2020, Pentester at Eaton Cybersecurity SAFE Lab, Rochester, NY.
  • Jan 2019 – May 2019, Teacher Assistant at RIT, Rochester, NY.
  • Nov 2018 – May 2019, Computer Lab Assistant at RIT, Rochester, NY.

Activities:

  • Member of RITSEC (Formerly RC3 and SPARSA).
  • Member of the 2020 RIT CCDC (Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition) Team.
  • Led RIT Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing (RVAPT) interest club. (Sign up)
  • Second place, Nationals CPTC, Web App lead, Fall 2019.
  • First place, New England Regional CPTC, Web App lead, Fall 2019.
  • Red Team Competitor with RIT RedTeam, 2019 - present.
  • IRSec Competition, Red Team, Spring 2019.
  • University of Buffalo Lockdown, Red team, Fall and Spring of 2019.
  • Information Security Talent Search, Spring 2019.
  • CPTC, White Team, Fall 2018.
  • IRSec Competition, Gray Team, Spring 2018.

Contact me

PGP Public Key:
Expiry Date: 04.06.2020
Key ID: 9EFCD1BD9E222ECB
Fingerprint: 3AFC 2043 22F8 18B1 1BE4 823B 9EFC D1BD 9E22 2ECB

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