Igor Korkin

Independent Security Researcher



CommSec Track


August 24



Igor Korkin Independent Researcher Igor Korkin, Ph.D. is a security researcher from Moscow, Russia. He has been in cybersecurity for about 10 years working on various areas related to the rootkit detection, memory forensics, and Windows OS kernel security. He enjoys applying both academic knowledge and practical expertise to make computer systems secure and reliable. In his thesis, he carried out cross-disciplinary research to detect hidden hardware-based hypervisors. He is keen on responding to real-world challenges. His research results were presented at EKOPARTY 2022 (Argentina), ROOTCON 2022 (Philippines), LABScon 2022 (USA), BlackHat 2022 (USA), BlackHat 2021 (UK), Texas Cyber Summit 2021 (USA), IEEE SP SADFE 2021 (USA), HITB 2020 (Singapore), BlackHat 2018 (UK), REcon 2016 (Canada), seven ADFSL conferences 2014-2022 (USA), RusCrypto 2011 (Russia).