Vladimir graduated from Ural State Technical University with a degree in information security of telecommunication systems. He started his career as a security engineer at Russian Federal Space Agency. His research interests are ICS, IoT like smart toys, TVs, smart city infrastructure and threat intelligence. Vladimir joined Kaspersky Lab in 2015 as a security researcher. He has participated in various security conferences as a speaker, like SAS, ZeroNights, S4, CSS, GeekPwn, Europol etc. Vladimir is also a co-founder of Kaspersky Industrial CTF.
He is a part of Critical Infrastructure Defense Team (CID-Team) and Kaspersky Lab ICS CERT in Kaspersky Lab.