From 1999, he is member of the Laboratory of Cryptography and Systems Security (CrySyS). His research interests are in network security, including DoS attacks, spam, malware, botnets, and virtualization.
Dr. Boldizsár Bencsáth received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer
Science from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME)
in 2000 and 2009, respectively. He also earned the M.Sc. degree in economics from the Budapest University of Economics.
Among other things, Boldizsár runs his own company Data Contact Ltd., and participates in a number of consulting projects in the field of ethical hacking, security design and forensics. Boldizsár led the team in the CrySyS lab that investigated the Duqu malware and also participated in the research of the Flame malware. Besides research, since 2006 he is responsible for the financial management of the Department of Telecommunications at BME, and he has also experience in the financial leading - organizing of EU and national projects.