Srini Vuggumudi is a certified information security professional, researcher, and multi skilled software engineering professional with over 17 years of software industry experience from numerous corporations including Fortune 500s and startups. Srini is an expert in information systems security, penetration testing, software development, software test automation development, database design, data warehousing, and project management. He worked in a number of positions from programmer, to project lead and chief of software development, working on Unix, Linux, Microsoft Windows, and Macintosh operating systems. He built back end, middleware, and front end solutions for a variety of industries. Srini is proficient in Secure SDLC, SDLC (Waterfall, and Agile), and Threat Modeling.

Information security is Srini's passion. He is proficient in NSA IAM, FISMA, NIST, COBIT, ISO 27001, PCI-DSS frameworks. He also has hands on experience with many penetration testing tools. He is a Ph.D.  Candidate, specializing in Information Assurance and Computer Security at Dakota State University, Madison, SD. He holds M.S. degree in Information Assurance and Computer Security from Dakota State UniversityM.S. degree in Information Systems from Dakota State University, M.B.A. degree in Computer Information Systems and Finance (dual major) from California State University - East Bay, and M.S. degree in Computer Education and Cognitive Systems from University of North Texas. 

Srini's Specialties are: Cyber Security, Penetration Testing, Computer Networks, Risk Management, Secure SDL, Threat Modeling, and Cloud Computing.

Srini holds the following most sought-after certifications in IT industry: CISSP, CEH, Network+, Security+, PMP, and .....more

Srini's Interests: Advanced Persistent Threats

Srini taught at the University of Phoenix. He loves to run and hike,  participates in marathon and half marathon events around San Francisco bay area.