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Ionut Tuli

Information Security Senior Advisor

Professional Summary

Title obtained though hardened skills with enterprise level security technologies and meticulous execution of information security policies, procedures and best practices.

Proven ability to manage multiple projects while meeting challenging deadlines within the layered security spectrum that is information security.


Penetration Testing

Internal and External security engagements.

Vulnerability triage and validation campaigns.

Web Application security and mobile assessments.

Vulnerability Management

Experience with a set of tools used in Vulnerability management and assessments, audits ( internal and external ), reporting and patch management life cycle support.

Mcafee Vulnerability Manager.

GFI Languard


Content Filtering

Enterprise level platform engineering for Mcafee Web Gateway, Websense AP Triton and Palo Alto.

Network Intrusion and Detection System

Incident handling using a variety of tools such as Snort, FireEye, Suricata, Tanium, RedCloak.

Endpoint protection

Experience with Antivirus platforms such as Symantec and Mcafee.


  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
  • GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
  • Splunk Power User
  • Websense AP Web V.8.0
  • FireEye Junior Systems Engineer
  • Palo Alto Configuration Engineer
  • Mcafee Vulnerability Manager
  • Mcafee ePO 5.1
  • Mcafee ePO Cloud 5.2
  • Mcafee WebGateway
  • Sonic Wall Network Security Administrator
  • eLearnSecurity - Junior Penetration Tester
  • Qualys Vulnerability Management
  • ITIL Foundation V3
  • Comptia Security+ S401
  • Bit9 Carbon Black Administrator
  • Venafi Security Professional

Work experience

Jun 2017Present

Penetration tester - Security Systems Sr. Advisor

Actively conducting security assessment for applications, systems and networks.

Created, applied and continuously updated the testing methodology.

Project planning, vulnerability and risk assessment.

Active threat hunting and threat intelligence.

Client relationship oriented consultancy.

Oct 2015Jun 2017

Content filtering platform engineer - Security Systems Advisor


Pillar lead position with 7 infosec specialists.

Responsible for managing internet filtering policies, deployment, configuration and maintenance of the content filtering platform across the whole company infrastructure.

Network architectural design and deployment of  IDS devices as (such as Dell SecureWorks iSensors) along with an endpoint security solution, has also been a responsibility assigned to this role.

Oct 2014Oct 2015

Information Security Senior Specialist


Main activities would consist of incident handling, monitoring and reporting using a variety of tools such as content filtering platforms ,antivirus platforms , IPS/IDS technologies, different endpoint security controls over a 24/7 plan.

Aug 2013Sep 2014

Information Security Specialist


Held the position of Information Security Specialist ( Level 3 Security - Europe ) where I maintained the information security knowledge base, gathered and published daily, weekly and monthly reports.

Responsibilities would include:

Vulnerabilities assessments and scans performed on weekly and monthly basis to maintain the vulnerability management life cycle.

NIDS / IPS reporting, threat assessment, containment and risk management.

Antivirus platform administration, deployment and reporting along with data loss prevention oversight .

Assisting the Audit department is also a very important responsibility to ensure company policies and compliance.Internet activity monitoring and content filtering is another task which is handled by the Security team.

Jul 2012Jul 2013

Technical Support

Valoris Center-Bitdenfeder 

Technical Support for Bitdefender antivirus Solution.

The main accomplishment would be that I have learned through my training and daily work, the meaning of teamwork and most importantly responsibility, whether it may be in disarming a tense situation or offering the best resolution for any case of any category (technical support, enterprise assessment and setup for business clients, malware research and eradication).

I was able to take up the Senior position under less than 5 months. A small team(3 members) was assigned to me for training and overseeing their progress.



        Web Security Course - Swiss Web Academy & Security Brokers

  • A deep walk on the darkside of Information Security - 6th of April 2015

  • Qualys - Advanced Vulnerability Management - 7th of July 2015


2016 Present

Faculty of mathematics and information

Spiru Haret University 


Hyperion University
Sep 2003Sep 2008

Technical Degree

Colegiul Tehnic Dinicu Golescu