Speaker: Shahmeer Amir
About the talk: Shahmeer Amir gave a talk at Habib University about cyber security and its importance in a world so dependent on the Internet. His talk aimed to raise awareness of the level of risk that companies, governments, and the common people are at when they are surfing the Internet or even just sharing data through it.
About the speaker: Although Shahmeer’s educational background is in Electrical Engineering, he has a very impressive list of achievements to his name in a very different field. He has helped resolve some very critical software issues for companies like Facebook, Microsoft, Yahoo, and Twitter. He was ranked 3rd Most Accomplished Bug Hunter Worldwide and has also established a company, Veiliux, which aims to make the Internet safer to use for all.