computers, security, government
hello about University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign Class of 2019 (Junior) Computer Engineering GPA: 3.35
I gave a talk at thotcon 0x8 about student privacy at UIUC. see https://klatz.co/thotcon
Undergraduate Researcher, Network Security Research Group Reverse engineering embedded firmware. Got scooped @ DEF CON.
Course Assistant — Data Structures & Operating Systems Leading lab sections and teaching students in office hours.
Embedded Hardware Whiz Kid, Anheuser-Busch InBev internship Prototyped IoT coaster for bar startup within Anheuser-Busch. Used sensors, Python web requests, aircrack-ng, and bash script glue.
Novelty Golf & Bunny Hutch family business Customer relations, maintaining noveltygolf.com and defending it from the cyberthreat that is my father’s poor taste in web design.
iklatzco AT gmail blog: klatz.co fb://iananananan tw://ian5v
languages native english fluent spanish some polish
programming � Python - proficient x86, C, C++ - proficient HTML/PHP/JS/SQL/C# - the basics I want to learn Haskell and Rust.
other skills Linux etc - proficient Git, AWS - capable
always up-to-date resume bit.ly/iklatzco Last updated November 9, 2017
projects UIUC Student Privacy Research >> thotcon talk Investigated accessibility of student data. Found concerning results. Stepmania (Open Source) + VR-DDR github.com/stepmania & klatz.co/blog/vr-ddr Rhythm game software. Submitted tiny bug reports, built VR project (link). cckbp - collaborative college keyboard project klatz.co/blog/cckbp Custom split ergonomic mechanical keyboards, done for fun and for a class.
activities DDRIllini (UIUC Rhythm Game Club) treasurer and tournament organizer Ran and competed in multiple international-tier tournaments of 60+ entrants. Raised $350 to invite a community member to Spring 2017 event. SIGPwny Security club. Wrote CTF challenges. Teaching seminars. SIMUN (Saint Ignatius Model United Nations) executive board member Won six first place awards. Organized 200-delegate conference. Invited to chair conference in Oldenburg, Germany. Eagle Scout (Boy Scout Troop 72) Completed Eagle Project for Misericordia Home in Chicago.
conferences thotcon 0x8 Spoke at professional conference about student privacy & LDAP @ UIUC. thotcon 0x7 && cyphercon 2.0 Won first in CTF competition, at a conference with industry professionals.