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Amro AlOlaqi joined OWASP back in 2008. ( My old user account: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/User:Amro )
 
Amro AlOlaqi joined OWASP back in 2008. ( My old user account: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/User:Amro )
  
Amro currently works as a Sr. Consultant at Verizon (Threat & Vulnerability). Prior joining Verizon, Amro worked for BAE Systems, Saudi Aramco, IS, and Red Hat, he has more than 8 years of experience in Information security. He started his professional career at early age, since then, he engaged the field of UNIX/Linux engineering and systems’ security.  He carried out penetration tests, application , vulnerability assessments and security audits for prestigious organizations. Moreover, his expertise extends across industry verticals, security technologies plus hacking tools and techniques. Amro hold well-recognized international certifications such as CISSP, GCIH, GHTQ, LPT, CEH, CHFI, RHCE, SCSA, Linux+, LPIC1/2 SCSECA, and Certified ISO 27001 LA/LI
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Amro currently works as a Sr. Consultant at Verizon (Threat & Vulnerability). Prior joining Verizon, Amro worked for BAE Systems, Saudi Aramco, IS, and Red Hat, he has more than 9 years of experience in Information security. He started his professional career at early age, since then, he engaged the field of UNIX/Linux engineering and systems’ security.  He carried out penetration tests, application , vulnerability assessments and security audits for prestigious organizations. Moreover, his expertise extends across industry verticals, security technologies plus hacking tools and techniques.
  
  
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* Contributor:  OWASP Testing Guide v4
 
* Contributor:  OWASP Testing Guide v4
 
* Contributor: OWASP Web Application Security Testing Cheat Sheet
 
* Contributor: OWASP Web Application Security Testing Cheat Sheet
* Contributor: OWASP Zed Attack Proxy Project
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* ZAP Core Team: OWASP Zed Attack Proxy Project
* Volunteer: OWASP Periodic Table of Vulnerabilities
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* ZAP Evangelist: Middle East
* Volunteer: OWASP AppSec USA 2013.
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* Contributor: OWASP Speakers Project
 
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'''''Media Interaction'''''
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*Appeared in 13 TV shows, some of which in the biggest news channels in the Middle East.
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*Published +20 newspaper articles to increase the public awareness about Information Security.
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After my humble interaction with the Middle East media, I shifted my interest and focus to increase the Application Security awareness among business corporates and GCC governments. Please refer to Public Speaking for more information.
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'''''Public Speaking'''''
 
'''''Public Speaking'''''
*Speaker: IDC's IT Security Roadshow - Dubai
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*Speaker: Web Application Security ("Why" "How" and "When") at IDC IT Security Roadshow - Dubai
*Speaker: Ethical Hacking at the ‘Compliance and Beyond’ - Saudi.
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*Speaker: Application Security at  i-safe (ISACA UAE) – UAE
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*Speaker: Ethical Hacking at Compliance and Beyond - Saudi.
 
*Speaker: Web Application Security at F5 - Saudi.
 
*Speaker: Web Application Security at F5 - Saudi.
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*Speaker: OWASP The Power of Code Review at aSecurity,  Netherlands
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*Speaker: Web Application Security and the OWASP top 10 at ISACA Jeddah – Saudi
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*Speaker: Web App Critical Vulnerabilities and OWASP's ESAPI at The Cyber Information Security Summit - UAE
 
*Speaker: Information Security Awareness at Arabou University - Saudi.
 
*Speaker: Information Security Awareness at Arabou University - Saudi.
*Speaker: Threat Modeling and Penetration test at IT for Government - UAE
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*Speaker: Threat Modeling and Penetration test at IT for Government Summit - UAE
 
*Speaker: Ethical Hacking and penetration testing at Microsoft Open Doors – Saudi.
 
*Speaker: Ethical Hacking and penetration testing at Microsoft Open Doors – Saudi.
 
*Speaker: Ethical Hacking and penetration testing at Microsoft Open Doors – Saudi.
 
*Speaker: Ethical Hacking and penetration testing at Microsoft Open Doors – Saudi.
*Speaker: OWASP Testing Guide at OWASP - Saudi.
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*Speaker: OWASP Testing Guide at OWASP KSA - Saudi.
*Speaker: Web App Critical Vulnerabilities and OWASP's ESAPI at The Cyber Information Security Summit - UAE
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*Speaker: OWASP's introduction and projects at the open university - Saudi
*Speaker: OWASP The Power of Code Review,  Netherlands
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*Speaker: Web Application Security and OWASP top 10 at ISACA Jeddah – Saudi
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*Speaker: Application Security and OWASP  at i-safe – UAE
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* Speaker: OWASP's introduction and projects at the open university - Saudi
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'''Get in touch with me. https://twitter.com/Amro_AlOlaqi LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/iamro'''
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'''Get in touch with Amro on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/iamro'''

Latest revision as of 07:57, 17 April 2014

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Amro AlOlaqi joined OWASP back in 2008. ( My old user account: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/User:Amro )

Amro currently works as a Sr. Consultant at Verizon (Threat & Vulnerability). Prior joining Verizon, Amro worked for BAE Systems, Saudi Aramco, IS, and Red Hat, he has more than 9 years of experience in Information security. He started his professional career at early age, since then, he engaged the field of UNIX/Linux engineering and systems’ security. He carried out penetration tests, application , vulnerability assessments and security audits for prestigious organizations. Moreover, his expertise extends across industry verticals, security technologies plus hacking tools and techniques.


OWASP Involvement

  • Chapter leader: Saudi Arabia
  • Chapter leader: Untied Arab Emirates
  • Contributor: OWASP Testing Guide v4
  • Contributor: OWASP Web Application Security Testing Cheat Sheet
  • ZAP Core Team: OWASP Zed Attack Proxy Project
  • ZAP Evangelist: Middle East
  • Contributor: OWASP Speakers Project


Public Speaking

  • Speaker: Web Application Security ("Why" "How" and "When") at IDC IT Security Roadshow - Dubai
  • Speaker: Application Security at i-safe (ISACA UAE) – UAE
  • Speaker: Ethical Hacking at Compliance and Beyond - Saudi.
  • Speaker: Web Application Security at F5 - Saudi.
  • Speaker: OWASP The Power of Code Review at aSecurity, Netherlands
  • Speaker: Web Application Security and the OWASP top 10 at ISACA Jeddah – Saudi
  • Speaker: Web App Critical Vulnerabilities and OWASP's ESAPI at The Cyber Information Security Summit - UAE
  • Speaker: Information Security Awareness at Arabou University - Saudi.
  • Speaker: Threat Modeling and Penetration test at IT for Government Summit - UAE
  • Speaker: Ethical Hacking and penetration testing at Microsoft Open Doors – Saudi.
  • Speaker: Ethical Hacking and penetration testing at Microsoft Open Doors – Saudi.
  • Speaker: OWASP Testing Guide at OWASP KSA - Saudi.
  • Speaker: OWASP's introduction and projects at the open university - Saudi

Get in touch with Amro on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/iamro