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Cybersecurity is one of the most exciting topics in the modern world. As a professor, a thought leader, an entrepreneur, a consultant and a product manager, I fulfilled several roles in this industry and I'm still finding wonderful challenges day by day.

About Me

Current Roles

Since December 2012

Since March 2017

Head of Institute | NUPS Institute of Cybersecurity

Since March 2019

Research Fellow | TalTech

Since April 2019

Founder & Mentor | OXO Cybersecurity Labs

Since April 2018

Founder & Product Manager | Mongu for Teen

Consultant of Product Management | Privadome

Since September 2018


2008 - 2012

PhD in Military Technology Sciences, National University of Public Service

I studied in the PhD Institute in Military Technology. Research focus: Security of electronic government systems, cybersecurity. Degree: PhD in military technology sciences.

1998 - 2003

Electrical Engineer, Budapest University of Technology and Economics

I studied at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, specialty of electrical engineering, main specialization of Computer systems and technology of applications, sub specialization of Telecommunication management. Degree: MSc in electrical engineering.

Previous Jobs

Security Evangelist | Balabit-Europe Kft.

Between February 2017 - February 2018

Between July 2014 - January 2017

Product Manager | Balabit-Europe Kft.

Between June 2013 - June 2014

Common Criteria Evaluator | CCLab Kft.

Between April 2009 - June 2014

IT Security Consultant | Hewlett Packard Hungary

Between January 2007 - March 2009

IT Security Consultant | kancellá Zrt.

Between September 2003 - December 2006

Research Associate @ Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Memberships, prizes

Scientific Association for Infocommunications - HTE: Silver Badge

In 2019

Scientific Association for Infocommunications - HTE

Since 2018

Hungarian Academy of Sciences Public Body

Since 2018

Hungarian Military Science Society - MHTT

Since 2017

IT Security Day: Guiding Security Expert of the Year

In 2011

Voluntary Cyber Defense Coalition - KIBEV (founder, member of the board)

Since 2011

International Children’s Safety Service: Volunteer in Safer Internet Project

Since 2011

Magyary Zoltán Association for e-Government Sciences (member of the board)

Since 2010

ISACA Budapest Chapter (former member of the board)

Since 2006

Hungarian Association for Electronic Signatures - MELASZ (former member of the board)

Since 2004


In 2016

Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) | ISC2

Agile Product Management course | Tolpagorni Product Management

In 2015

ISO 27001 Information Security Management Systems Auditor/Lead Auditor course | TÜV Rheinland

In 2012

In 2012

Media Training @ Hewlett Packard

ITIL Version 3 Intermediate Certificate Operational Support & Analysis; ITIL Version 3 Intermediate Certificate Release, Control & Validation; ITIL Version 3 Intermediate Certificate Service Offerings & Agreements certification | BCS

In 2012

In 2010

ITIL V3 Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management certification

In 2010

PCI DSS Awarness Training

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) | ISC2

In 2006

In 2006

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) | ISACA

In 2005

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) | ISACA

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