About the Authors
Yehia Elghaly has 8+ years of cyber offensive security filed currently holding a position as a senior penetration testing consultant and security researcher and Red Team lead in one of the cyber security firms in Dubai. Responsible for conducting penetration testing and red teaming activities in many sectors like (education, Governments, Oil & Gas, Energy, Banks, Transportations, construction... etc..) in many different countries. He executes over 100 engagements in different types of highly secured Environments like network, system, VOIB, Web, SCADA & Mobile applications.
Yehia Also Very Specialized When it comes to Social Engineering and Physical Security, he helped to raise security awareness to many private and government entities and also help many entities to review and enhance their physical security implementations
He was a Keynote speaker at many conferences like QuBit conference 2019 (Social engineering in the dark future), DefCamp conference 2017 (You Fail in SE If You Make Those Mistakes) & DefCamp 2016 (SE–Exploit by improvisation) – QuBit conference 2016 (Release your Pet Worm On Your In Infrastructure) – Middle east security summit 2015 (Social-Engineer-Art of Deceiving). He also published many articles in many Magazines like (Hakin9 Magazine, PenTest Magazine, and Security_Kaizen Magazine.
He is the author of many tools all of them written in Python like XSSYA V1-2 which is a very popular tool that targeting cross-site scripting vulnerability in different Methods and it has been added to many Linux Distro Like (Black-Arch – BugTraq) and also he is the author of BetWorm which he talked about it in QuBit conference 2016. His name was added to many websites Hall of fame like PayPal - magento.com - marktplaats.nl and other websites. He holds many certifications in cybersecurity. Currently he is studying Msc of information security & Digital forensics at university of East London.
Blog links: https://github.com/yehia-mamdouh
LinkedIn Profile: Yehia Elghaly