Hidayath Ullah Khan
Hidayath Khan is the Principal Security Consultant at Sentelist ME ? an IT Security consulting company based in Dubai, UAE. He has his CISSP, GCIH, GPEN, GSEC, GHD certifications plus over twenty years of experience in Information Security. Khan has been actively involved both on the offense & defense side of the Infosec field and his area of expertise includes Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Assessments, Incident Response, Security Audits, Network Architecture Reviews and training with a strong penchant for teaching technical security courses.
His previous professional experiences include working as a Senior Security Manager for Scanit ? a Belgacom subsidiary, Head of SOC for eHosting-Datafort and as a Senior Security Engineer for Emirates Airline, Dubai. He is an active contributor to the information security community and has published several articles in leading regional magazines such as Computer News Middle East, Network Middle East & Security Advisor Middle East. Khan is also a regular speaker at various security conferences and has been involved with SANS Institute as a GIAC Advisory Board member and mentor since 2001. He has been teaching for SANS ever since and has taught SEC560 and SEC401 at many SANS events.