Speaker: Bojan Zdrnja
Bojan has been in the security industry for almost 15 years. He is currently working as a senior information security consultant in INFIGO IS, where his day duties generally cover all sorts of penetration tests. He is also one of the SANS Internet Storm Center handlers and regularly teaches SANS courses.
Bojan graduated in 1998 at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb. After graduation he started working in the LSS group as an associate on information security projects.
At the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, he managed and actively participated in numerous projects related to computer network planning and information systems security testing and assessment. Bojan performed forensic analysis for the Croatian CERT and was a member of several CERT IRTs (Incident Response Team). He is a long-standing author for Bug and Mrež@ computer magazines and has his own security column in the magazine Mrež@. He is also the author of the book „What are the viruses and how they work?“, published by SysPrint.
Since 2003, he worked at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, as information security specialist, where he actively participated as IT/Security architect in numerous enterprise projects. He also conducted vulnerability assessment and penetration testing on all internally developed projects at the University.
In 2005 he became one of the handlers of SANS Internet Storm Center (ISC), a voluntary organization with a goal to detect security problems, analyze risks and distribute technical information. ISC is the most often quoted source of security information in the world today.
Since 2006 Bojan works in INFIGO IS as a senior information security consultant.
He is a member of leading international organizations in the area of information security: ISC2 and SANS. He is a certified information security specialist (CISSP), RedHat certified engineer (RHCE), GCIA (GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst), GCIH (GIAC Certified Incident Handler) and GWAPT (GIAC Certified Web Application Penetration Tester). Bojan is also a member of the SANS Advisory Board and a GIAC Gold Advisor.
In 2007 Bojan was a co-author for the book “AVIEN Malware Defense Guide for the Enterprise” where he wrote a chapter on malware analysis. He is also one of the authors on the SANS’ 610 course: “Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques”.
Since 2010 Bojan is teaching two undergraduate (second year) computer security courses at the Faculty of Computing in Zagreb (Visoka skola za primijenjeno racunarstvo).
Bojan has almost 15 years of experience in as an information security expert/consultant.