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Frederick Barr-Smith

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Frederick Barr-Smith

Doctoral Student

Department of Computer Science,
Robert Hooke Building
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Freddie is very interested is penetration testing, digital forensics, malware analysis and exploit development.

His research mainly is concerned with malware and cybercrime.




Freddie holds a BSc in Computer Science and Business Management (First) and an MSc in Software and Systems Security (Distinction). He also has held positions in infrastructure and security in multiple sectors.

He also holds several security certifications including Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP), Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCE), CREST Practitioner Security Analyst (CPSA) and CREST Registered Penetration Tester (CRT).

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