Akshay Sharma

Endorsed an "Exceptional Talent", a recognized leader in Tech by the U.K. Government, Ax is a Security Researcher and Technologist who holds passion for perpetual learning. In his spare time, he loves exploiting security vulnerabilities, ethically and educating a wide range of audiences.

Ax’s expertise includes software development, penetration testing and security research. Through responsible disclosure, he has previously exposed serious bugs and security vulnerabilities affecting national and global organizations such as, P.F. Chang’s, Planet Fitness, Comcast/Arris, Ellucian and the popular restaurant chain, Buca di Beppo.

In early 2018, Ax helped prevent a massive data breach at Georgia Tech by going public with a serious flaw which was left unpatched for over a year. He hence earned himself a place on Tech’s Vulnerability Reporters “hall of fame” page.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Akshay 'Ax' Sharma and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

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