Zuk Avraham is a world-renowned white-hat security researcher, 2X entrepreneur, angel investor, Founder / Chairman of mobile security company Zimperium, Inc. and Founder / CEO of ZecOps, Inc.
An innate hacker with a passion for detecting code vulnerabilities, Zuk started his career as a security researcher in the IDF before being recruited by Samsung Electronics, where he published the first return-oriented programming technique for ARM architecture at DEFCON 18 and Blackhat. His security work has been the subject of academic research and is often quoted in leading publications such as Forbes, MIT Technology Review, TIMES and Engadget.
Founded in 2010, Zimperium have already earned innovation awards and considered a leader in the Mobile Threat Defense space. Since its foundation, Zimperium raised ~$100m in capital from top-tier investors, helped many Fortune 500 companies to secure their mobile fleet. Zuk and his team have pioneered many new security approaches, including signature-independent protection.
In 2017, Zuk started ZecOps, Inc. – a Mobile EDR firm. ZecOps helps organizations and individuals to automate forensics investigations, detection, and response on mobile devices. You can find out more details on ZecOps at: https://www.ZecOps.com
Zuk is passionate about providing users choice and ability to choose the permissions they want to run on their own devices. Zuk is leading the FreeTheSandbox.org initiative in order to allow SOCs and individuals to investigate their own devices without the need to hack into them first.