Nihad A. Hassan is an independent cybersecurity consultant and expert in digital forensics and cyber open source intelligence (OSINT), as well as a blogger and book author. Hassan has been actively researching various areas of information security for more than 15 years and has developed numerous cybersecurity education courses and technical guides. He has also completed several technical security consulting engagements involving security architectures, penetration testing, computer crime investigation and cyber OSINT.
Hassan has authored six books and hundreds of information security articles for various global publications. He also enjoys being involved in security training, education and motivation and recently launched OSINT.link, a dedicated site for OSINT resources. His current work focuses on digital forensics, antiforensics techniques, digital privacy and cyber OSINT. Hassan holds a Bachelor of Science honors degree in computer science from the University of Greenwich in the United Kingdom.