Curriculum Vitae


Armando Huesca_

Security Researcher

Information security professional involved in vulnerabilities assessments and hacking activities. Passionate about discovering systems security breaches.

Email: armandohuesca[at]icloud[dot]com
Location: Turin, Italy



EMPLOYMENT

SKIT CYBER SECURITY

Oct,2016 - Present

Penetration Tester | Security Engineer 

Security analyst for conducting penetration test and vulnerability assessment activities with manual and automated application security testing tools. 

Cyber security fields: 
• Network Penetration Testing 
• Social Engineering 
• Web Application & Wireless Pentesting 
• Customer's internal & external infrastructure Vulnerability Assessment 
• Mobile App Penetration Testing 
• Reverse Engineering, Binary & Malware Analysis 
• Antivirus Evasion Technics 
• Embedded IoT Systems, CPE & TIR Vulnerability Assessments 
• Fortinet Infrastructural Technical Support 

Conducted offensive security trainings including theoretical and cyberlabs. Security Testing based on OWASP and OSSTMM Methodologies. Writer of security advisories and exploitation documentation following guidelines established by NIST (NVD) and exploits 0day.

SYNACK RED TEAM

Jun,2018 - Present

Security Researcher 

Security researcher and bug hunter in Web Applications, Infrastructure and Network areas.

SHORR-KAN IT ENGINEERING SRL

Aug,2016

Network Security Expert Internship 

Hands on Fortinet Infrastructural and Network Security Expert training focused on potential information and security vulnerabilities identification, incidence response and risk management. 

Infrastructural and network perimeter protection through security policies implementation, monitoring and management of Fortinet firewalls, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS), reverse proxy and data loss prevention. 

Network security issues troubleshooting and IT technical support. 

NSE attended courses: 
• Fortinet NSE 1 Training: Network Security Technology Foundations. 
• Fortinet NSE 2 Training: Network Security Solutions Training for Sales. 
• Fortinet NSE 3 Training: Network Security Product Training for Sales. 
• Fortinet NSE 4 Training: FortiGate Network Security Professional. 

Fortinet NSE Institute

IXEM LABS FOUNDATION

Sep,2015 - Jul,2016

Network Engineer Intern 

System administration and real time network monitoring. 

Concept design and implementation of a Secure Communication Infrastructure for high-speed mobile nodes focused on fast Trains technologies. 

Behavioural assessment of Experimental Congestion Control Algorithms for Multipath-TCP over a ciphered environment.

RESEARCH CENTER OF INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGIES AND CYBER SECURITY CITI 

Sep,2012 - Dec,2012

Security Research Internship 

Analysis and Penetration testing of Wireless security protocols. 

Wireless virtualised environment design and implementation. 

Stress test and brute-forcing attacks against WEB, WPA, WPA2 and WPS Wireless Security.

EDUCATION

POLITECNICO DI TORINO

2013 - 2017

Computer and Communication Networks Engineering 

Master of Science Degree, Computer Science 

HAVANA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

2008 - 2013

Telecommunications and Electronics Engineering. 

Double Engineering Degree

CVE-ID

ORGANIZATIONS

INTERNATIONAL CONSORTIUM OF MINORITY CYBER PROFESSIONALS ICMCP

Mar,2016 - Present

The International Consortium of Minority Cyber Professionals (ICMCP) was created as a 501(c)3 non-profit association dedicated to the academic and professional success of minority cybersecurity students and professionals. 

Practitioner Supporter

LINUX FOUNDATION

Jun,2016 - Present

The Linux Foundation is dedicated to building sustainable ecosystems around open source projects to accelerate technology development and industry adoption. 

Founded in 2000, The Linux Foundation provides unparalleled support for open source communities through financial and intellectual resources, infrastructure, services, events, and training. Working together, The Linux Foundation and its projects form the most ambitious and successful investment in the creation of shared technology. 

Individual Supported

INTERNET SOCIETY ISOC

May,2014 - Present

The Internet Society was founded in 1992 by a number of people involved with the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF).The Internet Society is a global cause-driven organization governed by a diverse Board of Trustees that is dedicated to ensuring that the Internet stays open, transparent and defined by you. 

Collaborator