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Dr. Boldizsár Bencsáth Co-founder & CEO Boldizsár Bencsáth received an MSc in Computer Science from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics in 2000, and a Master of Economics from the Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public Administration in 2001. He received his PhD at the Laboratory of Cryptography and System Security (CrySyS), Department of Telecommunications, Budapest University of Technology and Economics. He was the instrumental leader of the analysis of recent high profile targeted attacks such as Duqu, Flame, MiniDuke, and TeamSpy
Dr. Levente Buttyán Co-founder & COO Levente Buttyán received the M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) in 1995, and earned the Ph.D. degree from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne (EPFL) in 2002. In 2003, he joined the Department of Networked Systems and Services at BME, where he currently holds a position as an Associate Professor and leads the Laboratory of Cryptography and Systems Security (CrySyS Lab). He has done research on the design and analysis of secure protocols and privacy enhancing mechanisms for wireless networked embedded systems. Recently, he has been involved in the analysis of some high profile targeted malware, such as Duqu, Flame, MiniDuke, and TeamSpy.
Dr. Márk Félegyházi Co-founder Márk received the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME), and earned the Ph.D. degree from EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology -- Lausanne), Switzerland in 2007. He was a postdoctoral researcher in the network economics group led by Prof. Jean Walrand at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at UC Berkeley. In 2009-2010, he was a postdoctoral researcher in the network security group of Prof. Vern Paxson at the International Computer Science Institute (ICSI)Since 2006, he is an associate member of the Laboratory of Cryptography and Systems Security (CrySyS) at Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME), Hungary, where he currently holds the title of assistant professor.
Gábor Pék Co-founder & CTO Gábor Pék obtained his M.Sc. degree in computer science at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics in 2011 and being a PhD student there since then. He has been doing research in the CrySyS Lab. under the guidance of prof. Levente Buttyán since 2008. He also completed internships at iSecLab under the supervision of prof. Davide Balzarotti at Eurecom, France in 2012 and prof. Thorsten Holz at the Technical University of Vienna in 2009. He participated in several industrial projects (e.g., ethical hacking, securing virtualization, cloud computing security) and he was the key member of the Duqu, Flame, Miniduke and Teamspy investigation team and implemented the Duqu Detector Toolkit.
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