Nikhil Mittal is a hacker, infosec researcher, speaker and enthusiast. His area of interest includes penetration testing, attack research, defence strategies and post exploitation research. He has 8+ years of experience in Penetration Testing for his clients which include many global corporate giants. He is also a member of Red teams of selected clients. He specializes in assessing security risks at secure environments which require novel attack vectors and "out of the box" approach. He has worked extensively on using Human Interface Device in Penetration Tests and PowerShell for post exploitation. He is creator of Kautilya, a toolkit which makes it easy to use HIDs in penetration tests and Nishang, a post exploitation framework in PowerShell. In his spare time, Nikhil researches on new attack methodologies and updates his tools and frameworks. Nikhil has held trainings and boot camps for various corporate clients (in US, Europe and SE Asia), and at the world's top information security conferences. He has spoken/trained at conferences like Defcon, BlackHat USA, BlackHat Europe, RSA China, Shakacon, Troopers, DeepSec, PHDays, BlackHat Abu Dhabi, Hackfest, EuSecWest and more. He blogs at http://www.labofapenetrationtester.com/
Nishant Sharma is a researcher and course creator at Pentester Academy, prior to which he was a core firmware developer at Mojo Networks (previously known as Airtight Networks). He is the author of "WiFi MiTM attacks cookbook" which will be available on Amazon by Feb 2017 and a core contributor to the "Hacker Gadget" book. He has contributed to multiple projects like Vulnerable Router Project and Damn Vulnerable Wordpress. He has a Masters degree in Information Security from IIIT Delhi. Nishant has also published peer-reviewed academic research on HMAC security. His areas of interest include WiFi and IoT security, AD security, forensics and cryptography.