Prateek Gianchandani


Head of Product & Application Security

Prateek Gianchandani is currently working as the Head of Product & Application Security at Careem – An Uber Company.

He has more than 10 years of experience in security research and penetration testing. His core focus area is mobile exploitation, reverse engineering and embedded device security.

He is also the author of the open source vulnerable application named Damn Vulnerable iOS app. He has presented and trained at many international conferences including Defcon, POC, TyphoonCon, Blackhat USA, Brucon, Hack in Paris, Phdays, Appsec USA etc. In his free time, he blogs at

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