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).
Dead Man's Switch: Forensic Autopsy of the Nintendo Switch
Frederick Barr−Smith‚ Thomas Farrant‚ Benjamin Leonard−Lagarde‚ Danny Rigby‚ Sash Rigby and Frederick Sibley−Calder
In Forensic Science International: Digital Investigation. Vol. 36. Pages 301110. 2021.
DFRWS 2021 EU − Selected Papers and Extended Abstracts of the Eighth Annual DFRWS Europe Conference
MalPhase: Fine−Grained Malware Detection Using Network Flow Data
Michal Piskozub‚ Fabio De Gaspari‚ Freddie Barr−Smith‚ Luigi Mancini and Ivan Martinovic
Survivalism: Systematic Analysis of Windows Malware Living−Off−The−Land
Frederick Barr−Smith‚ Xabier Ugarte−Pedrero‚ Mariano Graziano‚ Riccardo Spolaor and Ivan Martinovic
In 2021 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (SP). IEEE. 2021.