About the Team

Core Team

Tiemoko Ballo, Author (tiemoko.com)

Tiemoko is a Senior Cybersecurity Researcher. His experience spans advanced tooling development at a US Department of Defense laboratory, publication at peer-reviewed academic conferences, and incident response at a Fortune 100 enterprise. He received his Masters degree in Information Security from Carnegie Mellon University.

Moumine Ballo, Technical Editor (LinkedIn)

Moumine is a Senior Staff Software Engineer. He's worked on a cutting-edge mobile GPU, and written graphics engines for both AAA games on resource-constrained consoles and autonomous vehicle simulation. He received his PhD in Computer Science from the Warsaw University of Technology.

Alex James, Technical Editor (buildbreak.net)

Alex is a Security Software Engineer. He works on web-scale secure architecture and cloud infrastructure, designing and implementing distributed security systems that serve over 300 million daily active users. He received his Masters degree in Information Security from Carnegie Mellon University.

Community Contributors

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