Gian-Luca Frei is a Security Engineer at Zühlke. His expertise is doing security reviews and implementing security-critical software components like authentication and access control.
During his Bachelors’s studies in computer science with a specialization in IT-Security, he developed a deep understanding of cryptographic methods, application security, and network security. He has done research on modern cryptographic protocols for which he has received the ISSS Excellence Award 2019.
IT-Security and Cryptography
Shared-key, public-key, advanced crypto, secure multiparty computation, E-Voting, HSM/TPM
Web Application Security
XXS, CSRF, SSRF, Injection, CSP
Reconnaissance, Intrusion, Exploitation, Privilege Escalation
CORS, Single Page Applications, Java Spring, ASP.Net (Core)
Identity and Access Management
Token-based Authentication, JWT, OAuth2, OpenID Connect, SAML
OWASP Application Security Verification Standard, Testing Guide, Top 10, Mobile Top 10, Cloud Top 10
Burp Suite, JD-GUI, GDB
Activities and Links
- ISSS Excellence Award 2019Artikel der Berner Fachhochschule
- BFH Diplomfeier: Rede zum Eid des ArchimedesStudentische Abschlussrede
- Design and Implementation of a Digital Access Control ProtocolBachelor Thesis