About Us:

Trainer’s Profile:

Karthik Ranganath is a security researcher with CSPF and also the POC for DEFCON Bangalore Group (DC9180). He has published various web application advisories in portals such as exploit-db and packetstorm security. As a passionate security researcher, he has found critical vulnerabilities in various corporate networks and responsibly disclosed it to the concerned authorities. He holds the EC-Council CEH certification and has a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology from National Institute of Technology Karnataka, India. In his free time, he shares his knowledge with the student community in the form of workshops and has conducted such programs for various technical universities in India. He has authored two well known cyber security books on backtrack and metasploit. He has presented papers at various national level security conferences. He blogs at http://securityresearch.cysecurity.org.


Mr.Nikhil.P.Kulkarni is a 21 year old one of the youngest Cyber Security Researchers of India. He was one of the key speakers at DEFCON Bangalore Meet where he presented his research paper on Credit Card Frauds.

He is also an active member of the NULL Security Community and has presented his talks at NULL Bangalore Security Meet and NULL Infosys Mysore Security Meet. He has helped various companies such as DELL, TechCrunch, Apple, Microsoft, Google, Adobe, Barracuda Networks, Engine Yard, etc. in improving their Network Security. He has also found various Vulnerabilities/Security weaknesses in websites such as Mega.co.nz, About.me, DELL, Harmony App, Phishtank, MakeUseOf and many more. He has been appreciated by Cyber Czar Kim Dotcom for his efforts and has received an appreciation letter from the CMO of “Mega Privacy Ltd.”

He has been listed and acknowledged in various “HALL OF FAMES” of various including microsoft.

Mr.Sabari Selvan(Trainer)

Mr. Sabari Selvan is a young Entrepreneur, founder of BreaktheSecurity.com and the BreaktheSecurity Team. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of the famous E-magazine “E HACKING NEWS” (one of India’s Leading IT Security Portal). His field of expertise include Malware Analysis, Web Application Penetration Testing, and Linux Security. He has an experience of more than 3 years in the field of Cyber Security. He has discovered various security flaws in various high profile websites including Mozilla, Nokia, AT&T, 160By2 ,Way2SMS and more.

Suriya Prakash (Trainer)

has been in the security field for more than three years. He has exposed and helped fix vulnerabilities in lots of high profile websites. He has done research into malware , particularly he predicted the raise of TOR based botnets and showed how they work before major antivirus vendors where even aware of them. He also writes for EHN a leading security oriented news website.