cropped-ahmed1.jpgAhmed Lekssays

I am 20 years old. I am from a small village near Imintanout called Douirane. I am a student at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco, security analyst, and  author. I am interested in algorithms, data structures, computer security, new technologies, and communication theories. I am an open-source activist. I love sharing code, love, and knowledge. I love blogging because it is a creative way to share knowledge, to meet new people, and to discover new cultures. I love volleyball. And I am a player in my university team.

My Professional Information are available on LinkedIN via Ahmed Lekssays

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Winner of the Moroccan Collegiate Programming Contest 2016 with my team “PastGlory

Education

  • Master of Science in Information Technology Security at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco with minors in Communication and Mathematics
  • Baccalaureate in Physics from Al Atlas High School in Douirane, Morocco

Experience

Cyber Security Enthusiast

  • Acknowledged by WhatsApp after finding a security issue in their iOS Application.
  • Acknowledged by Twitter after finding a security issue in their iOS Application.
  • Acknowledged by Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane after finding a security issues in their Web Applications.
  • Acknowledged by Mohammed First University in Oujda after finding a security issue in their Web Application.
  • Acknowledged by Banque Centrale Populaire after finding a security issue in their Web Application.
  • Security Analyst at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco

Speaker in Several Cyber Security and IT Conferences

  • International Conference on Big Data, Cloud, and Application with a paper entitled “Build a Simple Cloud Server using the Open Hardware Technology” in Tetouan, Morocco
  • Network Security – Ecole Hassania Des Travaux Publiques
  • JNJD INPT – INPT in Rabat
  • OWASP AppSec Africa 2017 in Casablanca, Morocco
  • WhiteHat Camp in Marrakech, Morocco
  • National Conference on Cyber Security and Digital Threats in Ifrane, Morocco

Competitive Programmer

  • Winner of the Moroccan Collegiate Programming Contest 2016 with my team “PastGlory
  • Finalist of the Arab Collegiate Programming Contest 2016
  • Contestant in the Moroccan Collegiate Programming Contest 2015 with my team “return 0;

Developer

  • Web Development Tutor – E-nitiate Summer Camp 2016
  • Web Development Tutor – Computer Science for Innovation Club – Web Development Workshops
  • NASA Apps Space Challenge – 1st Place in Morocco
  • Brackets Project – An Open-Source Contests Management Platform
  • Altair Project – An Open-Source API for Intelligent Drone Driving
  • oudadOS – An Open-Source Lightweight Operating System for Educational Purposes

More projects on my Github

Entrepreneur in Web Development

Author at InfoSec Institute

Interests

Algorithms, Data Structures, Problem Solving, Cyber Security , Volleyball, Literature, Communication, Photography, Internet of Things , Operating Systems, Cloud Computing , Geometry , Big Data , Volunteering, Traveling, Open Source Technologies…