Mahesh Kukreja is a senior security consultant at Synopsys. He specializes in application security assessments, particularly the manual ethical hacks of web and mobile applications. Mahesh comes from a computer science background and holds a Master's in Security Informatics from Indiana University. He was introduced to computer security in 2006, and has been growing his knowledge and skills in this field ever since. In his spare time, he composes short poetry, hits the gym, and plays games on his Xbox.