Ilia Kolochenko has a BS degree with honors in Mathematics and Computer Science from Geneva - the city where he grew up. Ilia started his career as a penetration tester working for financial institutions and large companies in Switzerland and abroad. His military service in Swiss artillery troops took place in Frauenfeld, Bière and Visp.
At the end of 2007, Ilia started his own company High-Tech Bridge, aiming to deliver efficient and effective cybersecurity to companies of all sizes.
Being web application security expert and chief architect of High-Tech Bridge's award-winning web security platform ImmuniWeb, Ilia is also personally involved into daily technical operations.
Ilia is a contributing writer for SC Magazine UK and Dark Reading, he is regularly quoted in various infosecurity and business journals, he was interviewed by Forbes, CNBC, WSJ, Financial Times, and BBC.
He most recently was selected to the Forbes Technology Council.
The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Ilia Kolochenko and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.