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  1. Corey M. Bobb

    Corey M. Bobb

    Network / Security Engineer - CISSP, CCNA-SEC, CCNA

    United States - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 1

    As a Network / Systems Engineer for the past 24 years, I can help troubleshoot most network issues on WAN / LAN with almost any network device vendor, administer Windows and Linux server environments from one small business office to large enterprises with multiple locations. As a security specialist in standards like PCI-DSS, HIPAA, NIST, ISO-27001(2), I can also help recommend and provide guidance to secure all aspects of data and network integrity, by providing assessments and audits of current environments. I also have excellent trouble isolation and resolution skills from a long history of working in the field, especially system and network engineering and administration. I look forward to helping you by using these skill sets to overcome any server or network task you should post. www.cmbnetworks.net Skills CISSP, PCI-DSS Compliance, HIPAA, PII Linux Server Engineering and Administration Windows Server Engineering and Administration Cisco Router, Switches and Firewalls Firewalls - Cisco, Juniper, SonicWall, Fortigate Engineered LAMP (+Java) for high volume e-commerce platform Engineered LAMP systems for 1500 node Linux / Windows network System Tuning for system performance and data optimization Apache Optimization, Website Security, Mod-Security, PHP VMWare / VSphere engineered production supplemental servers, Production, Development and QA Systems using complex Visualization (Citrix & VMWare) System administration and system tasks, scripts and management. MySQL / MSSQL DBA PMP

    $83.33 /hr
    597 hours
    4.95
  2. Colette Chamberland

    Colette Chamberland Agency Contractor

    Website/Server Security Expert - Wordpress - Joomla - ASP/PHP

    United States - Last active: 13 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 5

    I am a professional website security expert and web developer. I have over 19+ years of experience in IT and over 10+ years of experience in the specialty of IT Security. I am a member of OWASP (http://www.owasp.org) Website/Server Security Services: Website/Server Malware/Virus/ backdoor Removal Hacked Website Restoration/Repair Penetration Testing Vulnerability Assessment Web Server/Site hardening For multiple platforms (such as): Azure, Windows/IIS LAMP VPS/Cloud For ANY of the following: Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal osCommerce, PrestaShop, Magento mediaWiki vBulletin, myBB, phpBB and many more. I can also work with custom built systems (PHP, Classic ASP,JavaScript, ASP.NET, plain HTML, CakePHP, etc.) and have extensive experience with MySQL, SQL Server, Access & Oracle databases. Also experienced using WHMCS, cPanel, SSH, Putty. Some of the tools I utilize for Penetration Testing and Vulnerability assessments include Kali, Burpe Suite, WPScan, JoomScan, OWASP Zed, NetSparker, Nessus, Metasploit, w3af. In addition to these tools, I also do manual testing for things such as Sql injection, Cross Site Scripting vulnerabilities, remote file uploads, etc. ( See the following link: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Top_10_2013-Top_10) I am also a regular volunteer contributor on badwarebusters.org, a forum geared towards webmasters that have discovered malware on their website and need some assistance. https://www.badwarebusters.org/dashboard/cchamberland I also take on small development/maintenance jobs and work when I have additional time (my main focus is security). I can do: Wordpress customization/Custom Plugins Website hosting migrations Joomla upgrades/migrations Custom Classic ASP/ASP.NET MVC Custom PHP development LAMP Administration VPS/Azure configuration/set-ups & administration I also have extensive experience in optimizing high traffic wordpress sites, utilizing tools such as varnish,memcache, cloudflare, maxcdn, load balancing and troubleshooting performance issues with xDebug. I have worked with all major hosting providers and their setups, such as goDaddy, siteground, bluehost, dreamhost, rackspace, network solutions, azure, etc.

    Associated with: Scurit, LLC, IDPlex

    $60.00 /hr
    723 hours
    4.98
  3. Gabriel Alvarez

    Gabriel Alvarez

    Expert in PHP, JQuery, AJAX. Pentester in my free time

    Germany - Last active: 07/18/2014 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 4

    I came from the field of particle physics, where at some point I realized I like much more to program than the physics itself. Indeed, as a physicist, I always loved the challenges, always trying to find the best and fastest solution for every problem. For more than 10 years I have programmed in plenty of languages (PHP,C++,Java,etc..), collaborating in some projects with hundreds of thousands of code lines, and starting from scratch several other projects which ended up having several thousands lines of code. Why should you hire me? If you are looking for a programmer that will give you the best and the fastest solution possible, then you are looking at the right profile. Why my solution will be better than others??, you may ask... Well, as I already said, I love the challenges, they are my hobby and my life, so don't doubt for a second that I will put my soul in your problem. At the same time, I expect professionalism and respect from your side. By the way, at the time of charging for my work, I only charge the time I'm actually typing down; I never charge the time I'm researching and thinking about your problem (I usually get most of the best solutions during the sleep ;) In conclusion, if you already hired a team of programmers charging 9$/h and couldn't complete the job (maybe due to lack of interest or preparation), you could always contact me, and once I commit myself to your project, you can be 100% sure that the job will be finished on time. Looking forward to work with you, Gabriel UPDATE: Recently I have been involved in a lot of penetration testing projects (and I had lot of fun doing them!). I will be more than glad to check out the security of your system.

    $28.00 /hr
    560 hours
    4.98
  4. Steven Stovall

    Steven Stovall

    DevOps, Cloud (AWS/Google), Security. Development: Rails/Python/PHP

    United States - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2

    I enjoy solving challenging problems and utilizing technology to creatively design efficient, cost-effective solutions to meet business needs. Current Certifications: CISSP, CCNP, Net+/Sec+, MCP Cloud (AWS/Rackspace), Linux, Windows, VMware HA/vMotion/vCenter Open Source Software: Apache, nginx, Redis, elasticsearch, Zabbix, Logstash Information Security Auditing, Configuration, Policy Networking: Visio Diagrams, IPSEC/SSL VPNs, OSPF/EIGRP/BGP, Adaptive Security Appliances (ASAs), Wireless Controllers, F5 LTM, WiFi (RF Design) Information Security: Visio Diagrams (architecture), PCI DSS compliance, Splunk (syslog) Vulnerability Audit and Penetration Testing: Metasploit, Nexpose, Nessus, Vulnerability Reporting, Patch Management Development: Ruby/Rails, Git, Python, PHP, Perl, PowerShell, Bash, .NET

    $75.00 /hr
    21 hours
    5.00
  5. George E.

    George E.

    Senior web developer

    United States - Last active: 10/25/2013 - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 5

    Over the last 15 years, I have developed a wide range of websites using HMTL, CSS, PHP, and MySQL including sites for startup companies and small corporations. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new website development projects, and I am seeking opportunities to build websites from the ground up for you or your business. I am overly competent in database management and have superior knowledge of internet security from experiences from both ends of the spectrum, I have been a hacker in the past and now use this knowledge to better my penetration testing skills.I have many tools that I use to offer clients that guaranteed the most in depth penetration test of their websites. I charge $125.00 for the test, along with a very in-depth compliance report that will explain all vulnerabilities found to you the client. When you hire me for just programming, not only can you rest assured that you will automatically get a secured script and you will not have to worry about sql, xss and csrf vulnerabilities from any part of the scripts that I write. Security is my main focus when writing a script! I have skills in jquery animation, animations with new technology such as adobe edge currently in prototype stage (which will most likely deprecate flash), I have worked on almost every type of website there is from database driven cms, to static html, from real estate websites to javascript driven penny auctions, I have created gaming websites such as knightcrusaders.com, and I also offer server tuning for those who have dedicated servers and find that their websites are just moving to slow, I can optimize queries, tune mysql and php. Again I do have have over 15 years of experience so if there is something I have not listed feel free to ask and I will let you know if I have the ability to do it! I have taken several of the odesk test in order to ensure the client that I do know what I am talking about, I am in top 20% in a few categories which is by far not an easy accomplishment.

    $55.56 /hr
    38 hours
    4.78
  6. Imran Zahoor

    Imran Zahoor Agency Contractor

    Web Engineer (PHP/MySql, Symfony2, CodeIgniter, Wordpress)

    Pakistan - Last active: 09/11/2014 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 8

    Over the last 8 years, I am in Computer Science. I have developed a wide range of web applications using HMTL, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL including sites for start-up companies to small and enterprise level businesses. I'll be interested in providing you my services in the following areas: • PHP/MySql, Symfony2, CodeIgniter, Zend Framework, Smarty, Wordpress, Java • HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, JavaScript and AJAX, JQuery and Photopshop. • Object Oriented Programming, MVC Pattern and other commonly used patterns like Strategy and Singleton, Database Designing and Optimization Techniques • Web Applications Security Measures and PCI Compliance.

    Associated with: WebTechSolutions

    $20.00 /hr
    19 hours
    5.00
  7. Muthukumaran N.

    Muthukumaran N. Agency Contractor

    Java/Groovy/Grails Developer

    India - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 17 - Portfolio: 19

    J2EE, Grails Consultation REST ,SOAP Services Spring, Hibernate Continuous Integration Tools (Jenkins , JIRA, Selenium,Wiki) Maven ,Ant,Gradle C#,Groovy,Python. Browser Plugins (IE,Chrome,Firefox Safari ) Web Spiders(Business Specific Targets ) https://github.com/muthuishere/

    Associated with: De'emwar

    $30.00 /hr
    208 hours
    4.84
  8. Nouman Rifat

    Nouman Rifat

    Expert in php, Web Security, Malware Removing, Ethical Hacking

    Pakistan - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 3

    I have 4 years experience in ethical hacking. During this time, i have secured large number of websites. I know all common types of web attacks like SQL Injection, Uploading Backdoors & Malwares and Symlink etc. I can patch all websites having any common vulnerabilities. If your website got hacked or you are afraid of getting hacked then you can feel free any time to ask me suggestions.

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers, Pilot Group

    $15.00 /hr
    97 hours
    4.99
  9. Shahzad Rana Younus

    Shahzad Rana Younus

    CISSP/Cloud Expert/Technical Writer/Tableau/Project Manager

    Pakistan - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    I am certified, experienced and seasoned IT professional. Over the past 14 years, I have accumulated a vast range of experience which entails me to tackle most IT situations I encounter quite easily and efficiently. If you want the work done related to IT, I am the guy to hire. If still skeptical, have a look below at my achievements. Progressive experience with administration, and directing a broad range of Corporate IT initiatives & business focused solutions using leading ICT technologies with industry best practices and standards. Specialties: IT Security and Infrastructure development (CISSP - Certified Information Security Professional - Member ID 302621) ITIL Foundation, COBIT 5 BI Tools - Tableau / QlikView Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Planning Network Administration and Database Management CISCO Networking Virtual/Cloud Computing Network security and Server Administration Technical Writings SEO/WordPress/WHMCS LinkedIn profile: http://pk.linkedin.com/in/shahzadrana/

    $12.50 /hr
    122 hours
    4.94
  10. Shantonu Sarker

    Shantonu Sarker

    Performance & Automation Engineer,Java/C# Unit Tester ,QA Architect

    Bangladesh - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 33

    9+ Years Experienced,Highly skilled Test Developer From Bangladesh:Work Areas. 1. Performance Testing, Debugging, Profiling & Investigation(Jmeter, LoadRunner, ANTS,DotTrace, Yourkit)** 2. Automation/Unit Testing in Web and Mobile Apps(Selenium, CodeCeption, Robotium, Sahi, Pex-Mole-Calabash)** 3. Software/Framework Development / Data Scrapping(Java/C#)** 4. End to End Software Test Design/Planning/Strategy** Exp : http://shantonusarker.blogspot.com/p/experience.html . Offers : http://shantonusarker.blogspot.com/p/hireme.html . My Gadgets & Gears : http://shantonusarker.blogspot.com/p/gadgets.html* Experienced areas : -Performance testing in JMeter/Load UI/SOAP UI/ WAPT/LoadRunner/Visual Studio Load Test/WinRunner/WCF Test -Performance Profiling and Investigation for DotNet and Java Application using ANTS, DotTrace, Yourkit, PerfView, VisualVM, Hprof. -Functional testing/ Framework building in Selenium/Sahi/Coded UI, VS Test/TestComplete/TestNG/NUnit/XUnit/JUnit/Robotium/MonkeyTalk/Pex/Mole/Behave -Flash Automation using Genie/Flash Selenium -BDD with cucumber, Calabash-android, Ruby -Developing tools(C#,JAVA, C++) for testing ,validation & reporting. -Bing Map API/ Google MAP API integration with c# and java -Data Crawling/Scrapping using JAVA(Jsoup/nutch/solar) & C# DotNet -Unit Tests and Integration Tests on a. C#, ASP.Net,SharePoint 2010(on Layer Architecture with Nunit,XUnit, MS Test, PEX, Moles ,Behave) b. J2EE, J2SE (Junit, TestNG, c. Android (Junit, Robotium ) d. PHP(php unit) /codeception/ CasperJS -Mobile Automation using Robotium /CalaBash/Monkey Talk -Security Testing(SQL Injection, Pin-testing, Cross Site Scripting) with Acunetix and Firefox/chrome extensions -Bug/Issue Investigation(Root Cause Analysis) and Tracking -Software design and documentation using UML 2.0 for Layer Architecture. -Training in SQA/Testing & Development (JAVA,C# .Net)

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance

    $40.00 /hr
    414 hours
    4.97