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Qualifications

MSc in Information Systems Security (Distinction)
BSc (Hons) in Computer Systems and Networking (1st Class)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional – CISSP
Certified Ethical Hacker – C|EH

About

I would like to introduce my self as a researcher and a practitioner in information security area with over five years of experience. My expertise areas comprise of digital forensics, vulnerability and exploit discovery, penetration testing, intrusion detection/prevention and incident response etc. Further my academic qualifications include both First class BSc (Hons) degree in Information Technology (specialized in Computer Systems and Networking) as well as, a Distinction for MSc level degree specialized in Information Systems Security at Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom. I am interested in researching effective solutions to address the challenges in digital forensics and intrusion pattern analysis areas.

Experience

2015 – Present : Lecturer in Forensics/Security at University of South Wales, United Kingdom
2011 – Present : Visiting Lecturer at University of Colombo School of Computing, Sri Lanka – MSc in Information Systems Security
2014 – 2015 : Senior Information Security Specialist at TechCERT / A Division of LK Domain Registry, Sri Lanka
2011 – 2013 : Information Security Specialist at TechCERT / A Division of LK Domain Registry, Sri Lanka
2010 – 2011 : Information Security Associate at TechCERT / A Division of LK Domain Registry, Sri Lanka

Memberships

Member of British Computer Society – MBCS
Member of Computer Society Sri Lanka – MCSSL
Certified Member of International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium – (ISC)2
Certified Member of International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants – EC-Council
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certification – CISCO

Areas of Expertise

Digital Forensics, Information Security, Intrusion Pattern Analysis and Incident Response


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