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  1. Mariusz Z.

    Mariusz Z.

    Penetration Tester, Linux/UNIX Security Admin,Intrusion Analyst, CISSP

    Poland - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 1

    I'm Linux Security Administrator & Web Application Penetration Tester with 8 years of experience in the IT field. I'm CISSP (ID# 478556) and OWASP member. My expertise ranges from designing, building secure & robust systems to analysis of subtle software security flaws. I can help you with: - thoroughly security testing your web application (black-box and/or white-box tests) and helping in mitigating detected vulnerabilities - analyzing and assessing vulnerabilities in your application's underlying IT infrastructure - security hardening Linux/UNIX servers/clusters - recommending solutions and best practices on how to design and maintain secure AWS infrastructures - responding to security incident in Linux/UNIX environment, helping in recovery process (rootkit detection, malware removal, etc.)

    $19.00 /hr
    123 hours
    4.79
  2. Maxim Tsoy

    Maxim Tsoy

    Experienced Python Developer and Security Researcher

    Russia - Last active: 5 months ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 2

    1. Python development: Rich experience in distributed Python applications and web applications development using Django, Pyramid, and Celery. Released several mobile Python applications (kivy). 2. Security Assessment: I have a huge experience in vulnerability research and security assessment (currently this is my main occupation). Reached the top in many hacking contests, including DEF CON CTF. I usually specialize in web application security, however, I am experienced in network, database, cryptography and other security areas. Disclosed security advisories for many vendors including: - Cisco - Citrix - Yandex (Entered Bug Bounty Hall of Fame) - SAP - Qiwi 3. Game Development: Have an experience in game design and development using Game Maker Studio.

    $22.22 /hr
    249 hours
    0.00
  3. Tushar K.

    Tushar K.

    Development and Testing

    India - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 9

    5+ years of extensive experience in Manual and Automated testing of Client/Server, N-tier Distributed Architecture, Web-based, Mobile and Desktop Applications with focus on System Analysis, Verification and Validation. As a Quality Assurance and Principal Quality Control Consultant, over the years I have tested a wide range of web based, client-server, windows-based and multimedia applications, mobile applications. - Expertise in Manual and Automation Testing on Web based and Software applications. - Efficient in Smoke Testing, Black-box-testing, Regression-testing, Functional-testing, Usability-testing, Database-testing, User acceptance-testing,Load Testing,Security Testing, Cross-browser Testing - Checking compliance with requirements, finding defects, logging and tracking them, performing validations of fixes and regressions, logging enhancements, creating documents/tools to improve the testing processes - Expertise in all stages in testing SDLC (i.e,Scheduling, Test design which includes test case design, test execution, testreporting by using test summary report then analysis of the found defects). - Expert in Security Testing of web applications to test Web Security Vulnerabilities. - Well dressed with the MySQL to do back-end testing of web applications. Hands on experience of Test Planning with effective skills of Test Case development along with Scenario Matrix. - Tools: QTP, Selenium(Open sources), Mantis So, you will have all necessary information to make your application the most stable, functional and user-friendly.

    $11.11 /hr
    457 hours
    4.94
  4. Shadab Shaikh

    Shadab Shaikh

    QA / Website Testing / iPhone / Android / WordPress

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

    Dear All, My name is Shadab Shaikh, I am a web & Mobile app tester with 9+years of hands on experience in TESTING Web & Mobile Applications. I offer a five point promise so that you will know what to expect: * I'll listen to you: that's the best place to start in understanding your objectives * I'll avoid geek speak and talk to you in plain English * I'll use a common sense approach that's based on your business, not my agenda * I'll think outside of the box and encourage you to do so too * I'll be here whenever you have a question I use all the latest testing tools and techniques. I have strong knowledge of SDLC and different types of testing mythology (Black box testing, Regression, Smoke, sanity testing). I am very much familiar with ad hoc & Scrum (agile) testing mythology . I am using bug tracking tool mantis, Jira, Unfuddle, basecamp, Bugzilla. I have knowledge of W3C valid XHTML and CSS. After testing your application, I will write a report on found bugs and suggestions with screenshots and steps to reproduce them. So, you will have all necessary information to make your application the most stable, functional and user-friendly.

    $11.11 /hr
    821 hours
    4.94
  5. Zhu WenQi

    Zhu WenQi

    PHP Mysql Javascript Developer, Penetration Tester,Shanghai China

    China - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 4

    Over the last 7 years, I have developed a wide range of websites using HMTL, Ajax , PHP, and MySQL including sites for startup companies and small businesses. I have developed a CRM named Online Management System (OMS) for an insurance company. The main functions of the CRM are capture leads from multi campaigns, make PDF quotation according to different insurance options, track leads' sale progress, a basic report function. I also have developed a platform,both frontend and backend, which is named TAP (The Advocacy Platform). TAP is a gamified marketing platform which delivers research, user generated content, and most importantly transforms consumers into true authentic Brand Advocates. Advocacy campaigns via TAP have delivered key message recall of 40-50% at 1/10th of TV media cost. Fueled by a community of over 125,000 women in the top 20 cities in China, TAP has delivered 5 million brand 'missions' since January 2012 for key clients such as Reckitt Benckiser, P&G, Kimberley Clarke, J&J, GSK, and Fonterra. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new website development project, and I am seeking opportunities to build websites from the ground up for you or your business.

    $25.56 /hr
    64 hours
    5.00
  6. Zia Rehman

    Zia Rehman

    Expert Software QA & Test Engineer

    Pakistan - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 3

    **Functional Testing, Cross-Browser Testing, Usability Testing, Accessibility Testing, Regression Testing**** Over the last 3 years, I have experienced in Software testing using Automated tools like QTP,Cenzic(Application Security) and Manual pen Test. I also have experience with bug tracking tools e.g ReadMine, Mantis, Pivotal Tracker, Fogbugz. My core competency lies in complete and end-to-end testing of software projects and products, and I am seeking opportunities for Software testing for your software projects and products. I also have experience in the following areas: PHP, JavaScript, Ajax, OOP, and software design and development. This will definitaly help me to test the software more than just black box testing. Testing and Bug Tracking Tools: 1- QTP 2- ReadMine 3- Fogbugz 4- Mantis 5- Pivotal Tracker I am using following process for software testing. 1- Estimation of the project 2- Write Test Scenarios 3- Write Test Cases 4- Execution of Test Cases 5- Create defect Report 6- Review defect report and sent to Client Testing levels used: 1- Black box (functional, cosmetic and GUI based issues) 2- Grey Box (verify database as well) 3- Business Logic (sometimes need to verify log files if necessary) Documentation (Documents prepared): 1- TestScenarios 2- TestCases 3- DefectReport Regarding why should you hire me I just want to say that I am: *Responsible *Good Communication skills *Good in Manual Penetration Testing *Document every things from Test Plan to Release Notes *Experienced QA and Test Engineer

    $5.56 /hr
    373 hours
    5.00
  7. Awais Munawar

    Awais Munawar

    Systems & Network Engineer, Information Security Professional

    Pakistan - Last active: 30 days ago - Tests: 6

    With almost 9 years of experience in managing Systems/Network design and deployments for various enterprises and last five years focused on Information Security management and research, I have a skill set that is suitable for variety of tasks related to Open Source system (Linux flavors, BSD) configurations like LAMP (Linux, Apache, Mysql, Php) web servers, Syslogs client/server, and various open source and vendor specific Firewalls (e.g Pfsense, Smoothwall, Cisco ASA, Juniper). A part form that, I have hands on experience in Linux shell scripting, Perl, PHP and have developed various applications with client/server model. Also, as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer, I am well established to provide consultancy on information security projects, ranging from ISMS management to designing controls for systems. Last but not least, I have skills in Penetration Testing/Vulnerability Assessments of Web application and Android applications. Well aware of OWASP and tools like Burp, Acunitex, nmap, metasploit and others included in Kali Linux flavor.

    $25.00 /hr
    7 hours
    5.00
  8. Iñaki Rodríguez

    Iñaki Rodríguez

    Ethical hacking and malware analyst

    Spain - Last active: 09/17/2013 - Tests: 2

    During my career, I have acquire great background in ethical hacking, incident handling and malware and forensic analysis . This was thanks to my experience doing ethical hacking for financial services and telecom companies. I have also experience designing and implementing high availability and high performance web platforms with open source technologies. I can program in several languages and I do task automation and integration between several technologies.

    $44.44 /hr
    34 hours
    5.00
  9. Christian Fernandez

    Christian Fernandez

    Linux Network and systems engineer/Ethical Hacker pentester

    United States - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 5

    Skills: I currently provide computer security, operations, networking, and systems engineering, research, administration and development for the Linux operating system, and in general, in the FLOSS(Free/Libre Open Source Software) community, computer security/hacking research vulnerabilities and penetration testing. Dev: Ruby, Rails, C/C++, Bash, etc (when time permits I like to explore learn new languages at the moment playing with Java) Specialties: Open Source, Free Software, GNU/Linux, Network Engineering, Penetration testing, Computer and Computer Security research, GNU/Linux systems and network architecture. Amazon Web Services, Virtualization , GNU/Linux Systems engineering and developer.

    $77.78 /hr
    345 hours
    4.88
  10. Riyazuddin S.

    Riyazuddin S.

    Ethical Hacker - Windows-Linux-Security-Networking-Web Apps-Virtualiza

    India - Last active: 02/07/2014 - Tests: 7

    - *nix (RHEL, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, FreeBSD, Solaris, OpenSolaris, etc) - Windows (2000/XP/Vista/7, 2003/2008 Server) - Cloud Computing (Amazon, Rackspace) - Virtualization Solutions(KVM, Qemu, Xen, VMware ESX, Hyper-V, Xen) - Virus, Malware, Spyware, Rootkit removing. - Networking (Cisco Routing and Switching) - Mac OSX 10.5.x, 10.6.x - Gateways (DHCP, DNS, Firewalls, Interface Bonding, Traffic Shaping, Proxy Server, etc) - File Servers (Samba, NFS) - Web Servers (Apache, IIS, Nginx, Lighthttpd, Apache Tomcat, etc) - Database Servers (MySQL, PostgreSQL, MS SQL) - FTP Servers (vsftpd, proftpd, pureftpd, etc) - VoIP (Asterisk) - Mail Servers (Qmail, Postfix, MS Exhange server etc) - Secure VPN (OpenVPN, Vyatta) - Backup Systems (Amanda, Bacula, Duplicity, Rsnapshot, etc) - Server Health Monitoring Systems (Nagios, MRTG, Monit, Cacti, Munnin, etc) - Storage Solutions (LVM, RAID) - Code Versioning Systems (SVN, Git, Mercurial) - Project Management Systems (Trac, Redmine, dotProject) - Security Frameworks (SELinux, AppArmor) - Failover, Load Balancing, Clusters - Payment Gateways (Siemens PPI) - Security and Performance Optimizations - Misc Tools (WHM/Cpanel, WHMCS, Plesk, Layered Panel, etc) - HTML, PHP, CSS, C, C++

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $17.78 /hr
    220 hours
    4.95