About

Hello! I am Mohammed, a BS and MS Computing Security from Rochester Institute of Technology with OSCP, OSWE, and OSCE. I regard myself as a security researcher. My vulnerability reports have been acknowledged by corporations like IBM, Microsoft, Eaton Corporation, and other private clients.

I am interested in both the defensive and offensive side of security. I run virtualized servers for Computer Security practices. I enjoy finding and fixing software bugs, exploitation development, automation, and building and hacking infrastructures.

Free time:

In my free time, I work on different projects listed below, If you are interested and want to work together, please contact me! Another hand is always better.

  • Red-Team persistence techniques & tools - RITSEC Redteam & Repos.
  • Malware development and analysis.
  • IaC development (Ongoing closed-source project; I can tell you more about it if you are interested to work with us)
  • Automation (Automation Testing and Vulnerability scanners development)

Relevant job experience:

  • Jun 2020 – Aug 2020, 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.
  • Feb 2010 – Nov 2011, Founder of a web hosting and administration startup, Jeddah, SA.

Activities:

  • Member of RITSEC (Formerly RC3 and SPARSA).
  • 6th place in the country, Nationals CCDC, Windows IR, Blue Team, Spring 2020.
  • 1st place, Northeast Regional CCDC, Windows IR, Blue Team, Spring 2020.
  • Led RIT Vulnerability Assessment and Pen-Testing (RVAPT) interest club, Fall 2020.
  • 2ed place in the country, Nationals CPTC, WebApp penetration testing lead, Fall 2019.
  • 1st place, New England Regional CPTC, Web App penetration testing 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, Blue Team, Spring 2019.
  • CPTC, White Team, Fall 2018.
  • IRSec Competition, Gray Team, Spring 2018.

Contact info

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