Bio

Bio

Xavier Mertens

  • Certified Instructor

Xavier Mertens is a freelance security consultant based in Belgium. With 10 years of experience in information security, his job focuses on protecting his customers' assets by applying offensive (pentesting) as well as defensive security (incident handling, investigations, log management, SIEM, security visualisation, OSINT). Xavier is also handler at the SANS Internet Storm Center, a security blogger  and co-organizer of the BruCON security conference.