His current research focuses on network security and network infrastructure analysis. He is also interested in software security, focusing on endpoint protection mechanisms and malware analysis
He received a bachelor´s degree in IT-Security with distinction from the University of Applied Sciences St. Pölten and is currently working towards his Master´s degree. During his bachelor studies he focused on penetration testing, evaluating antivirus solutions by writing custom malware and network scanning.
In his bachelor thesis he adapted zmap to internetwide IPv6 scanning and measured active subnets in austrian IPv6 allocations.