Karthik Ranganath (Author of "The BackTrack Experience - Introduction to WhiteHat Hacking")
holds the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker certification, and is at present pursuing his final
year of B.Tech in Information Technology, from National Institute of Technology, Surathkal.
Karthik has published advisories on Web application security in International portals, and is
currently representing the annual hacker convention DEFCON (www.defcon.org) in Karnataka, as a co-founder of Team NetNobles.
As part of NetNobles, he conducts seminars and workshops at various technical universities across