Whoami

I’m a Cybersecurity addict from Iraq, and below is a short answer to whoami.


Interviews:

  • Interviewed by Eng. Youness Hassanin from Nakkareh Network here or here or download the file from here, September 2020
  • Interviewed by Matt from eLearnSecurity here, April 2020
  • Interviewed by President Frank Strong from BRICATA here, December 2019
  • Will be adding others soon!

NOTE: This is an old page and has not been updated in years, therefore I removed most of it. If you want to know more about whoami? Check my bio here.


Education:

  • PhD, research was on a new Port Knocking Technique called Tariq. (Scapy)
  • MS, research was on Software Maintenance using a new Plugin Engine technique. (Visual C++)
  • BS, research was on a new Form Shape Designer and an MP3 Player with Robotic Effects. (Visual C++)

Current Job:

  • Professor by day for both Computer and Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity programs at Champlain College and Cybersecurity researcher and an investigator by night.

Certificates:

Has been removed, check my professional website…


Contributions and Achievements:

Has been removed, check my professional website…


Technical Profile (old and not updated in years!):

Has been removed…


Publications (Books, Papers, Courses, Whitepapers):

Has been removed, check my professional website…


Training Courses Taken:

Has been removed, check my professional website…


Scientific Hobbies: (check my bio)

  • A computer addict, who just can’t leave his desk.
  • Reading about Digital Forensic, Incident Response, Malware & Network Traffic Analysis, Social Engineering, and Writing Simple Python Tools.

Sports:

  • Trained Kickboxing for more than two years under the coach Omar Enayah (Holds Blackbelts in the follwoing: Kickboxing “5″, Mauy Thai “1″, Ji Jitsu “1″, Seylat “1″, Arabic Sword Fighter, and Qoowat Al-Rami “5 Qabtha”),
  • Left training for around two years, then got back to work, but as a Mauy Thai and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner, under the same coach Omar Enayah,
  • A big fan of MMA and combat competitions (UFC, K-1, Strikeforce, DREAM, PRIDE),
  • Best fighter of all time: Fedor Emelianenko (MMA)
  • Other favorite fighters: Khabib Nurmagomedov, Justin Gaethje, Frankie Edgar, Carlos Condit, and Khamzat Chimaev (all MMA) and Badr Hari (K-1),
  • Favorite fighting style is: Muay Thai,
  • Might be the biggest Real Madrid Football Club fan in the Middle East!
  • Used to present my University in Billiard competitions.

Social Activities:

  • Meeting new friends.
  • My Twitter [email protected].
  • I love a Majestic Palm Tree … it means a lot to me.