What do you go by / What are your common aliases?
If you're gaming or on Reddit and you see a user named Badvoodu it's likely me. Other than that I go by Mike.
What are your skill sets?
I was a sysadmin for four years where my responsibilities also made me their defacto infosec admin. Currently I’m an infosec analyst. Aside from the normal helpdesk, sysadmin and security analyst duties I’m pretty good with PowerShell and batch scripting.
What are you interested in?
Last year at defcon I discovered a real interest in social engineering, I went into the village just to check it out and ended up staying for four hours. Right now I’m trying to become more familiar with Python and bash scripting. Once I’m comfortable there I’d like to move to another language and expanding on other skills to get me through the OSCP. I eventually want to get into pentesting but one step at a time.
Are you an Info. Sec./Comp. Sci. professional or just a hobbyist?
I don't know if I've ever been accused of being professional but I do get paid to do it.
What do you hope to gain from this community?
I’d like to meet people with similar interests to socialize with and share knowledge. Lurked for a few days before joining and this seems like a good group of people.
What do you hope to contribute to this community?
I guess advice if I know the answer to someone's question. Probably post if I come across something interesting enough to post. Other tha
How'd you find us?
Link on Reddit.