Ts. Amir Haris Ahmad


"Amir Haris Ahmad is a visionary in information technology and computer security fields, with particular interest in DNS technology and IPv6. Prior joining Localhost SDN BHD, He was a Senior Researcher at .my DOMAIN REGISTRY,
doing research on DNS Security Extension (DNSSEC). A frequent trainer for DNSSEC workshop in Malaysia and some international training events. He has wrote several papers pertain to system security, computer forensics and DNSSEC.

Amir's extensive technical background includes computer security, DNS, UNIX operating systems, IPv6, and sofware development in C/C++, ruby and web technology (rails3). He was also a speaker on DNSSEC related topics at few conferences such as MOSC, MYGOSSCON and Hack in The Box (SIGINT-HITB2010KL). At Localhost he is currently head
his own development team on some potential projects that involve new technology such as DNS/DNSSEC appliance for .my registry (MYNIC). He also a registered member of Internet Society Malaysia Chapter (ISOC), Malaysian National Computer Confederation (MNCC), The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) and Information Security
Professional Association of Malaysia (ISPA). At mean time amir holds M.Sc, CNE6, GSEC, GCIH, LPIC1, CiSE, NCLA, MCP & ENSA. The upshot for his outstanding achievement and contribution in enhancing and securing the internet, he was
honored as the member of Senior Information Security Professional by ISC2 on their 9th Annual Information Security Leadership Achievement. On top of this, he attained Technopreneurship Professional Certification from Engineering School of Stanford University, California-US and was listed in entrepreneur book name; “Aspirasi Unikorn Bumipreneur” by Malaysian Association of Bumiputera ICT Industry & Entrepreneurs (NEF) as one of 30 talented entrepreneur."