Akash S. | Elance
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Akash S.

Web Application Security/ Ethical Hacking


%uF0D8 A Post Graduate Degree in Computer Systems Security from University of Glamorgan, UK.
%uF0D8 Over 6 Years experience in IT including around 4 Years experience in Information Security and Ethical Hacking.
%uF0D8 Experience in Web Application Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment.
%uF0D8 Contributing actively in OWASP and written Technical Papers for other Information Security Forums.
%uF0D8 Conducting Security Assessment and Penetration Testing using Manual Methods, Commercial and Open Source Tools. Providing suggestions to improve Network and Web Application Security.
%uF0D8 Experience in reviewing and Modification/ Creation of Information Security Policies, Procedures and Guidelines. Thorough understanding of various Information Security Standards like BS7799/ ISO 17799.
%uF0D8 Thorough understanding of SQL Injection, XSS Attacks & Web Vulnerability Assessment.
%uF0D8 Understanding of Security Protocols like SSL, SSH.
Service Description
I can offer a considerable amount of relevant experience, including: A Master Degree, which has included several courses related to Information & Network Security, certificate from EC-Council in Ethical Hacking and my extensive experience in Information & IT Security including Penetration Testing/ Vulnerability Assessment, Security Policy Review and Compliance Testing and Ethical Hacking.

I have worked on various projects of Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Assessment and Ethical Hacking using Manual Methods, Commercial and Open Source Tools. Penetration tests included latest exploits, Information Gathering, Vulnerability Scanning using tools like Nessus, Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner, and Paros Web Proxy; manually exploit known and unknown vulnerabilities in the web application through SQL Injection, Cross Site Scripting and other attacks.

I also contribute actively in OWASP on number of Information Security related topics and write Technical Papers for other Information Security Forums.
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Akash S. | Elance

Akash S.