Aaditya Purani is an independent security researcher and penetration tester. I started my career in Information security at early age. I’ve been an active participant in different bug bounty programs and I have got acknowledgments by many top companies including Google | Microsoft | BlackBerry | Sony | Huawei | Atlassian | SkyTV | Avast | Brave | ESET | Ruxit | Recorded Future | Transloadit | OWASP | Sellfy | Bitcasa | Badoo and many other companies.
I’m passionate about Cyber security. Security is a subject in cyberworld which we can’t think away anymore. Data breaches can cause millions, and millions of sensitive data to be leaked on the Internet. As a security researcher I fight against this.
I occasionally assist organizations, non-government and educational organizations with training and various security assessment services. Writing is my passion, I often publish Tech news articles on India-Today (DailyO), Buzzfeed & also contributes by Publishing my research in Hakin9 Magazine and Infosec-Institute. I also play CTF regularly & am also a proud team member of DCUA (Defcon-UA).
I have also contributed to Cyber Hacking field by my White Papers, Tools, Exploit code; some of them could be found at 1337day, Exploit-DB, Packet Storm Security etc. Web & Mobile Application security is my area of interest.
Apart from Ethical Hacking, i am active in the field of Web Application development and Mobile Application. My previous Development projects Includes
- Online Encrypted Chat System (More on my Linked In)
- Kernel Level Firewall blocking process incoming/ outgoing
- Web Crawler in Python
- Refining Search Engine (College Project)
- Hotel Management System (College Project)
- Edudox (UI Prototype App)
Moreover, i had experience with Groups in Hardware Field (Electronics) with projects like
- MIPS Microprocessor & 8085 Processor ( College Project )
- Battery Charger Project (College Project)
- ATM Security system using ATMega32
- Image Processing (College Project)
In free time i spend my Time playing chess (I am State Level Player), Hearing Music, Drawing and playing Cricket. My Major extra-curricular achievements are
- First Rank in Gujarat for Drawing Competition age 8- Conducted by NatGeo
- Finished second in British Academy Spell Bee competition at age of 13
- Awarded as Best Marketer by Shanti Business School at age 17
- Won Patriotic Song competition Held by AirBase Ahmedabad
- Secured 3rd Position in Inter-City Chess Competition at Ahmedabad at age 14
- Debate Competition winner Team from Baroda (Rapid Debate)
- 4th Prize in Skit (Drama Team) By Ahmedabad University
- Worked as Media Manager for a Private Group
- First Rank (Iphone 6 as prize) by Citibank India’s Online Contest
- Voted at First Position as Campus Avenger by Interestship Ahmedabad
Now, i am working on more Better, safer and connected Digital World. 🙂