IDSF – Speaker Profile

Babar Khan Akhunzada

At just 23 years old, Babar Khan Akhunzada is already making waves as a cyber security prodigy. As Founder and CEO of SecurityWall, Babar leverages AI and Big Data to help companies and individuals bolster their security capabilities through risk management, auditing, and skills development.

Under Babar’s leadership, SecurityWall has aided numerous enterprises in tackling financial cybercrime by shoring up vulnerabilities in business applications and infrastructure. One notable achievement was helping companies fix 95% of their financial security gaps, protecting them against zero-day exploits that could have led to financial meltdowns. Major tech corporations like Adobe, Apple, eBay, Nokia, Oracle and Yahoo have acknowledged Babar for finding and reporting bugs in their products.

His proficiency has earned him features in 25-Under-25 as an up-and-coming high achiever. An active participant in global cybersecurity communities, Babar has spoke at prestigious conferences worldwide including BlackHat, OWASP, TechnoSecurity, European Identify Conference, HITCON Taiwan, BSidesCy, OWASP Romania and EC-Council’s Annual Halted Conference.

With skills far beyond his years, Babar Khan Akhunzada represents the bright future of cybersecurity. His innovative solutions and passion for helping secure our digital landscape make him a leader to watch in the coming decades. Still in the early stages of his career, there is no limit to what this prodigy may yet achieve.


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