S. M. Zia Ur Rashid
B.Sc. in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, International Islamic University Chittagong
Room No. 413, Abu Bakr Hall, IIUC, KumiraChittagong 4318 Bangladesh
smziaurrashid@gmail.com, localhost@ieee.org
+8801852575265, +8801751583094
International Islamic University ChittagongChittagong, Bangladesh
B.Sc., Electrical & Electronic Engineering2015 - Present
CGPA: 3.10/4.0 [Till 6th semester out of total 8th semester]
Patiya Government CollegeChittagong, Bangladesh
H.S.C., Science2012 - 2014
GPA: 4.40/5.0
Abdus Sobhan Rahat Ali High SchoolChittagong, Bangladesh
S.S.C., Science2007 - 2012
GPA: 5.0/5.0
Areas of Interest
Cyber Security | IoT Security | Blockchain | Cyber-Physical Systems | Digital Forensics
Conference Papers
[1] Asraful Islam, S. M. Zia Ur Rashid, Md. Abdus Salam and Ariful Islam. "Towards Blockchain-based E-voting System." In Proceedings of the 2018 2nd Int. Conf. on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology (ICISET), 27-28 October 2018, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
[2] Md Jamshed Alam, MD. Imtiaz Kamrul, S. M. Zia Ur Rashid and Syed Zahidur Rashid. "An Expert System Based on Belief Rule to Assess Bank Surveillance Security." In Proceedings of the 2018 2nd Int. Conf. on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology (ICISET), 27-28 October 2018, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
CVE Published
  • CVE-2018-16971, NIST National Vulnerability Database
  • CVE-2018-16970, NIST National Vulnerability Database
  • CVE-2018-16606, NIST National Vulnerability Database
Honors And Achievements
  • Microsoft
2017 - 2018
Received acknowledgement from Microsoft and listed on their Hall of Security Researcher for three times for finding and reporting security vulnerabilities on their online services. Also received white hat swag from Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) as a token of appreciation.
  • U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)
August, 2017
Listed on U.S. DoD Security Researcher Hall of Fame for reporting personal information disclosure vulnerability of their multiple website through their Hackerone program.
  • Uber
May, 2017
Listed on Uber Hall of Security Researcher for reporting two subdomain takeover vulnerability through their Hackerone bug bounty program.
  • Github
March, 2016
Received $200 and swag pack as reward from Github for reporting subdomain hijacking vulnerability through their bug bounty program and also listed on their hall of security reseacher.
  • Adobe
2016 - 2017
Listed on Adobe Hall of Security Researcher for reporting multiple security vulnerabilities including internal repositories and information disclosure through their Hackerone program.
  • Intel
March, 2017
Received letter of appreciation from Intel Corporation for reporting information disclosure vulnerability of their website.
  • Atlassian
May, 2017
Received swag pack as a token of appreciation from Atlassian for reporting a subdomain takeover vulnerability.
  • Khan Academy
June, 2017
Reported unrestricted file download vulnerability to and as a token of appreciation received Friendly Hacker Badge on my khanacademy profile.
  • University of Twente
October, 2017
Listed on University of Twente hall of fame for contributing to make their website more secure.
  • Auth0
February, 2018
Listed on Auth0 Researcher Hall of Fame for helping to secure their services by reporting security vulnerability.
  • CompTIA
March, 2018
Recieved CompTIA CySA+, Pentest+ & CASP exam voucher including Certmaster access and AITP IT Professional membership as a token of appreciation for reporting account takeover and cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.
Training And Courses
  • AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials: Cloud Concepts
  • AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials: Core Services
  • ESET Cybersecurity Awarness Training
  • 7-days Industrial Training on Estern Cables Limited
  • Microcontroller & Robotics Fundamental Course at Deshikarigor Research & Training Circle
Organizations And Affiliations
IEEE, Student Member (#93889420), 2016 - present:
  • Webmaster, IEEE Bangladesh Section Student Activities Committiee, 2018
  • Webmaster, IEEE IIUC Student Branch Executive Committee, 2018
  • Public Relation Ambassador, IEEEXtreme Programming Competition 12.O, 2018
  • Student Ambassador, IEEE madC, 2018
IEEE Computer Society, Student Member (#93889420), 2016 - present
CompTIA AITP, IT Professional Member (#887311), 2018 - present
SAARC Human Rights Foundation, Member (#16516), 2015 - 2016
Language Proficiency
English: Fluent (Very good in Listening, Writing, Reading and Speaking)
Bengali: Native Speaker (Excellent in Writing, Reading and Speaking)
Technical Skills
  • Software & Applications- MS Office, LaTeX, Matlab, Endnote X9, Proteus
  • Functional Skills - Penetration Testing/Ethical Hacking, Web Design (Wordpress)
  • Programming Skills - Elementary Knowledge on C, C++, MySQL, PHP, Python
  • Operating Systems - Windows 8.1 & 10, Kali Linux, VPS (CentOS & Ubuntu)