I am a researcher at the Laboratory of Security Engineering for Future Computing(SEFCOM) at Arizona State University. I am also working towards my PhD under the supervision of Dr. Yan Shoshitaishvili. I participate in security CTFs with Shellphish.

  • Binary analysis
  • Reverse engineering
  • PhD in Computer Science, ongoing

    Arizona State University

  • M.Sc in Parallel and Distributed Computer Systems, 2017

    VU University, Amsterdam

  • M.Tech in Cybersecurity Systems and Networks, 2016

    Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

  • B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering, 2012

    Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham


Graduate Student Researcher
Jan 2019 – Present Arizona, USA
Assistant Professor
Sep 2016 – Dec 2018 Kerala, India
Taught undergraduate and graduate level courses
Student Researcher
Dec 2014 – Jul 2014 Amsterdam, Netherlands
Research Assistant
Aug 2012 – Aug 2016 Kerala, India
Teaching assistant for several graduate courses, ran several CTF competitions and mentor to team bi0s and AmFOSS club.


View full list of projects here.

Docker based Attack-Defence CTF Framework

An attack-defence CTF framework based on the iCTF framework that uses Docker containers instead of Virtual Machines.