About Me

Vincent Cox graduated as “Master of Science in Industrial Sciences” with a major in ICT. For his Masters’ Thesis, he developed a self-learning Web Application Firewall (WAF). It provides a high security level outperforming most WAFs (which are based on the OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities). Vincent also participated in several hackathons, such as “Hack The Future”, “Cybersecurity Challenge Belgium” where his team won several awards.
Vincent started his professional career at The Security Factory (owned by the Cronos group), where he obtained further experience in the area of security testing of applications. During his time there, he also analyzed and compared various commercial and open source toolkits which are used to this end.

Thereafter Vincent joined Ordina. During his time at Ordina, Vincent has excelled in his projects at a Telecom operator, several international heavy industry companies, government institutions and media corporations. He has learned valuable real-life experience in these multinational environments and understands better today how to manage large companies’ security risks and has helped them to become more cyber security resilient.
Vincent also earned the CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate and is currently preparing the OSCP exam.
He also shares his knowledge by speaking at public events, performing live hacking demo’s and writing blog posts.

Hacker on Intigriti:
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Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)

July 23, 2019

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)

Today I gained my OSCP certification! An OSCP is able to research a network, identify vulnerabilities and successfully execute attacks. This often includes modifying exploit code with the goal to compromise systems and gain administrative access. An OSCP can identify existing vulnerabilities and execute organized attacks in a controlled and focused manner, write simple Bash or Python scripts, perform network pivoting and data ex-filtration, and compromise poorly written PHP web applications.

Ethische hackers hacken 16.200 euro bij elkaar voor het goede doel

December 21, 2018

Ethische hackers hacken 16.200 euro bij elkaar voor het goede doel

Dankzij de Aalsterse ethische hacker Inti De Ceukelaire en zijn hackerscollectief gaat er 16.200 euro naar vzw Clinicoders. Naar aanleiding van De Warmste Week nodigde het ethisch hackerplatform Intigriti tien hackers uit om de beveiliging van enkele grote bedrijven te testen. Wat de hackers daarmee verdienden, gaat naar het goede doel.

Release of StaCoAn (Static Code Analysis tool)

February 12, 2018

StaCoAn is a crossplatform tool which aids developers, bugbounty hunters and ethical hackers performing static code analysis on mobile applications.
Check out the repo here!

Bypass firewalls by abusing DNS history

January 4, 2018

Firewall bypass script based on DNS history records. This script will search for DNS A history records and check if the server replies for that domain. Handy for bugbounty hunters.
Project is released on github!

Intigriti #8

December 17, 2017

Made it into the top 10 on bug-bounty platform intigriti! More specific, place 8 at the moment of writing. It’s a platform where ethical hackers can submit security bugs and issues to big corporations like Telenet, Kinepolis, Brussels Airlines and Base. There are more than 850 hackers active on the platform, but the community is actively growing. I learned a lot during my time on the platform!
Intigriti top 8

Made it into the Intigriti Top 20!

November 1, 2017

Intigriti provides an ethical hacking and bug bounty platform to identify and tackle vulnerabilities.

Gained the Qualys Vulnerability Management Certificate

August 10, 2017

Started working as application security specialist @Zionsecurity (Orange Cyber Defense)

August 1, 2017

This function includes penetration testing of mobile and web applications, security of the Internet of Things & Tactile Internet, technical coaching of junior security experts and teaching best practices in web development to developers.

Tweakers Meet-up Belgium – Ransomware

March 15, 2017

Tweakers Meet-up Belgium – Ransomware

Tweakers organized a meet-up where five speakers shared their knowledge about security with 200 participants. The event covered topics like ransomware, WiFi hacking and the Internet of Things (IoT). The event was sold out within 24 hours and was a huge success. Link Tweakers

Gained the Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate

October 7, 2016

Gained the Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate

ISACA, License 2016-1025750 – CSXF (Link)

Started working as security consultant @Ordina

September 1, 2016

Graduated as a master in Industrial Science (Industrial Engineer) Cum laude

June 23, 2016

Internship The Security Factory

June 1, 2016

October 2015 – June 2016 (9 months)

Cyber Security Challenge Belgium 2015

February 4, 2015

A cyber security hackathon with a capture-the-flag approach.

Hackathon: Hack The Future

October 8, 2014

Hackathon: Hack The Future

We participated in the security hackathon “Hack The Future”. We had to do solve challenges which contained decryption, security analysis, reverse engineering and pen testing.
We ended 3th at the competition. website hack the future

Graduated as a bachelor in Industrial Sciences, ICT and electronics

September 1, 2014

Graduated as a bachelor in Industrial Sciences, ICT and electronics

Development of a DJ software tool which got mentioned in news sites like DJWORX and DJTECHTOOLS

October 2, 2012

I developed a tool which extended a DJ program with new functionalities. My project got mentioned on sites like DJWORX and DJTECHTOOLS which are well known in the DJ world.
Here are a few links:

Graduated from college (Sint Jozef college Lommel)

June 1, 2010

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