Waqar Mehboob

CEO & Senior Cybersecurity Consultant

Waqar is a Senior Cybersecurity Consultant, and he has over 20 years of experience. Some of his recent projects include the following:

  • Trade Finance SaaS Company, Canada: ISO 27001 consultancy
  • Medical Device Company, USA: Risk Assessment and Development of policies based on Hitech.
  • Oil and Gas SaaS Company, USA: Conducted workshops for CIS Control Assessments. Developed Policies and Standards for SOC 2. Assisted in several VCISO areas, including MS365 and Azure Security Monitoring – AD Alerts, MCAS Alerts, Phishing Simulation Attacks, Ransomware Incident Response
  • Hospital, USA: Performed CIS assessment. Risk Assessment, Policies, and procedures. Hitech Assessment
  • Digital Twin Solutions Company, Norway: Information Security Vendor due diligence support, Developed Policies and Procedures for ISO 27001
  • Poverty reduction program, Pakistan: Develop ISMS for ISO 27001
  • Bank – Canada – SME for Information Security Audit Remediation
  • Bank – Canada: Information Security Risk Reporting for GRC Archer and Tableau and MS Access. Includes Security Risk Data Aggregation and Reporting. Assisted with various security projects, including Security KPI
  • Financial Institution, Pakistan: IT and Information Security Strategy for the Digitization project
  • Bank – Canada: Information Security Audits including SOX Audits
  • Bank- Canada: Audit Programs for Data Leakage Prevention, Fraud, IT Operations, Network Security, Disaster Recovery etc.
  • Credit Union, Canada – Information Security assessment using COBIT 5 Maturity Assessment

Certifications:

  1. AZ900 – Microsoft Azure Fundamentals, 2020
  2. CCSP – Certified Cloud Security Professional, 2020
  3. CEH – Certified Ethical Hacking, 2016
  4. ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, 2015
  5. CSSLP – Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional,2014
  6. ACDA – ACL Certified Data Analyst, 2014
  7. CISM – Certified Information Security Manager, 2008
  8. CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional, 2005
  9. CIMP – Certified Information Management Professional 2011
  10. COBIT – Foundation Certificate, 2007
  11. CISA – Certified Information Systems Auditor, 2005
  12. MBA – SZABIST, Masters in Business Administration, 2006
  13. BCS – NUCES (AKA FAST ICS), Bachelor of Computer Science, 2000.

Muhammad Taha Siddique

Senior Cybersecurity Consultant

Muhammad Taha is a Senior Cybersecurity Consultant who has been in the Information Security field for over 5 years with a specialization in Web applications, Network Penetration Testing and ISMS. He has taken part in various Seminars, Competitions, and Workshops related to Cybersecurity. He has demonstrated passion for doing work related to Cybersecurity domains (Malware Analysis, Penetration Testing, Security Management System, and Digital Forensics). He is actively involved in learning Ethical Hacking using machines from VulnHub and Hack The Box, HTB. He has completed his Masters’s degree in Information Security from Riphah International University, Islamabad.

He has taken part in CERT, which was held at the International level. Participants from 22 different countries took part in this Cyber Drill organized by OIC-CERT, and it was hosted in Malaysia. He was in a team representing Pakistan, and Pakistan performed brilliantly in this Cyber Drill.

Qaiser Mehmood

Cybersecurity Analyst

Qaiser is a web developer and cybersecurity analyst in Canadian Cyber. He started his journey with Canadian Cyber in July 2019 as a Web developer. He strives to continue with his experience in WordPress, Website building (Static and e-commerce), Woo-commerce, plugins, Google console, and Google analytics. His primary focus for 2020 has been Information security in Canadian Cyber and to continue to upgrade my skills. He has worked on some information security projects with his main focus hovering over ISO 27001.Some of his recent projects include the following:

  • GlobalTrade Corporation, based in Canada company: Developed Policies and Procedures for ISO 27001
  • SEKAI, based in Canada Company: Developed Policies and Procedures for ISO 27001
  • BISP – based in Pakistan – Developed Policies and Procedures for ISO 27001

Certification: –

  1. AZ900 – Microsoft Azure Fundamentals, 2020

Ghazanfar Adnan

Cybersecurity Analyst

Ghazanfar Adnan is an experienced Cybersecurity Analyst who has been working with Canadian Cyber for the past two years. Within the span of this time, he has assisted with practical and theoretical implementations within Information Technology.
For Cybersecurity, Ghazanfar has been working on ISO 27001 policy and control documentation and implementations. Ghazanfar has worked with clients who provide Saas-based solutions and more. These clients range from Norway to Canada. Ghazanfar has hands-on Vulnerability tools like Rapid7, Nessus, etc. Along with this, Ghazanfar has also used monitoring tools like Sucuri Firewall and Azure Sentinel. Furthermore, he has a decent amount of experience as a Microsoft office and Azure administrator with an Azure Fundamentals certification (AZ-900).
Other skill sets that Ghazanfar contains include WordPress website building(Example: contest1.com and genuinelysmazy.com ). He has also worked as a trainer and developer in microcontroller chips like Arduino, Makeblock, ESP 8266 and NodeMCU.

Muhib Waqar

Cybersecurity Analyst

Muhib is a Certified AWS Cloud Practitioner and a former Graphic Designer.

He has worked with Canadian Cyber Inc. for a few years, and with us, he has worked on various clients on updating and reviewing ISO 27001 policies, procedures and risk assessment. He has worked on securing clouds such as AWS, Azure, Digital Ocean, and on those same clouds, he’s worked on key management.

He is experienced in AWS Lambda, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Amazon Simple Storage Service, Amazon Macie, Amazon CloudTrail, Amazon Trusted advisor, Kali Linux, Oracle VM VirtualBox, Canary Tokens, TheFatRat, Empire FrameWork, Veil FrameWork, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro, and PowToon and many more Softwares and Services.

Tufail Ahmad Abbasi

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst

Tufail Ahmad Abbasi is a Senior Cybersecurity Consultant. He has recently joined Canadian Cyber in March 2021. He is a certified ISO27001 Information Security Associate and ISO9001 Quality Management System Associate. He is currently working as a Consultant World bank – Information Security Specialist in Benazir Income Support Programme. He has been affiliated with the field of Information Technology for more than 10 years. His areas of specialization are Information Security and Data Science. He has been teaching Information Security Management, Risk Management, and Information System Auditing at the postgraduate level.

Mr. Tufail Ahmad Abbasi started his career working as a Technical Support Engineer at Alcatel Lucent, Pakistan. After that, he served Nokia as Integrational Professional. He served in the telecom Industry for more than 5 years. Currently, he is doing Ph.D. in Data Science from The Hague University Netherlands. He has received his MS in Information Security. He was awarded Chancellor Gold Medal for his extraordinary educational performance at the Riphah International University, Islamabad. Mr. Tufail Ahmad Abbasi is a Trainer of Cyber Security, Risk Management, Information System Auditing, ISO 27001, ISO31000, Data Management, Data Science Ethics.

Khubaib Farooqui

Cybersecurity Analyst

Khubaib is a Cybersecurity Analyst and he’s worked with Microsoft (Word, Powerpoint, Excel), and also took some courses including HTML, C++ and Arduino. He demonstrates a high interest to learn about cybersecurity.