Rot256

My name is Mathias Hall-Andersen, I am a CS student at the University of Copenhagen (“DIKU”). My primary interests are: cryptography, algebra, reverse engineering and anything which lies in the intersection of these. In my free time I play and organise CTF competitions together with the Pwnies student organisation.

Education

Period Title Institution
2017 - now Master in Computer Science Copenhagen University
2017 Bachelor thesis (Linear Cryptanalysis) Technical University of Denmark
2014 - 2017 Bachelor in Computer Science Copenhagen University

Work

Period Title Institution
2017 (fall) - 2018 Teaching assistant in Practical Cryptology Technical University of Denmark
2017 (summer) Google Summer of Code WireGuard (Linux Foundation)
2016 (fall) Instructor in Computer Systems Copenhagen University
2016 Student Assistant Deloitte CRS
2015 Java programmer Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken

Misc

I speak/write fluent Danish and English.

Contact

Platform Alias
IRC rot256@freenode
Github https://github.com/rot256
Email mathias ----[---->+<]>+. hall-andersen.dk
Website rot256.io

Conferences

Conferences I have attended / will be attending:

  • Real world crypto 2017
  • 34C3 : Tuwat
  • ECSC 2017
  • 33C3 : Works for me
  • Defcon 24
  • 32C3 : Gated communities