I am Nilabh Rajpoot, Security Researcher from Bihar India. I have more than 2 years of experience in Cyber Security and has rich experience in Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment.I also spend my time in Bug Bounty and solve CTF challenges to sharpen my skills.I’m recognized as Security Researcher and rewarded by more than 10+ companies. Like Nokia , United Nations , Security Delta Netherland , University Of Turku , Trend Micro .
My Journey into the World of Cybersecurity:
In an increasingly interconnected and digital world, the need for cybersecurity professionals has never been greater. As technology evolves, so do the threats posed by cybercriminals. This is the story of how my fascination with technology led me down the path of cybersecurity, where I found my passion for protecting digital frontiers and embarked on a journey to become a cybersecurity professional.
From an early age, I was captivated by computers and the limitless possibilities they offered. I spent countless hours exploring the depths of the internet, experimenting with software, and learning the inner workings of computer systems. This insatiable curiosity became the foundation for my future endeavors in cybersecurity.
Awareness of Cyber Threats:
As I delved deeper into the digital realm, I became acutely aware of the increasing prevalence of cyber threats. News headlines were filled with stories of data breaches, ransomware attacks, and identity theft. This realization sparked a desire within me to understand these threats better and find ways to protect against them.
Recognizing the need for a solid educational foundation, I pursued a degree in computer science with a focus on cybersecurity. Through rigorous coursework, I gained a comprehensive understanding of networking, cryptography, secure coding practices, and ethical hacking principles. The structured learning environment laid the groundwork for my future career.
While formal education provided theoretical knowledge, I knew that practical experience was essential in the field of cybersecurity. I sought out internships, volunteered for cybersecurity projects, and participated in capture-the-flag competitions. These experiences allowed me to apply my skills in real-world scenarios, sharpen my problem-solving abilities, and collaborate with other passionate individuals.
Certifications and Specialization:
To enhance my credibility and deepen my expertise, I pursued industry-recognized certifications. I obtained certifications such as Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH),
Additionally, I chose to specialize in web application security, as it aligned with my interests and offered exciting challenges in the evolving landscape of web technologies.
Cybersecurity is a rapidly evolving field, and staying up to date with the latest trends and threats is crucial. I made it a habit to continuously expand my knowledge through online courses, attending conferences, participating in webinars, and engaging with cybersecurity communities. The constant learning process allowed me to adapt to emerging threats and acquire new skills.
Throughout my journey, I always maintained an ethical mindset. Understanding the importance of integrity, I embraced the ethical hacking philosophy, ensuring that all my activities were legal, authorized, and aligned with industry best practices. I remained committed to using my skills to protect and defend rather than exploit.
My journey into the world of cybersecurity has been an exhilarating and fulfilling one. From my early fascination with computers to becoming a cybersecurity professional, I’ve experienced the transformative power of knowledge, practical experience, and continuous learning. Today, as I work to protect digital frontiers, I feel a sense of purpose and responsibility. I encourage others who share a passion for technology and a desire to safeguard the digital world to embark on their own journey into cybersecurity. With dedication, education, and an ethical mindset, we can collectively make a positive impact in this critical field and secure the digital future for generations to come.