People of Bitdefender

Meeting One of the People Behind Bitdefender 2019: Raluca Para

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  Raluca Para was born in Pitesti, the capital city of Arges County where half of the famous Transfagarasan mountain road is situated (a road that BBC’s Top Gear describes as “hundreds of corners, dissecting a section of eye-wateringly pretty Carpathian mountain range”). It’s also the birthplace of Romania’s iconic Dacia car, a source of […]


Meeting One of the People Behind Bitdefender 2019: Liviu Holban

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    Whether your child is 6 or 16, chances are that you worry about what they’re doing online. In fact, according to a UK-based non-profit organization called Internet Matters, almost 50% of parents are concerned about what their kids are doing on the Internet. The fears range from stranger danger to sleep disruption. Liviu […]


Meeting One of the People Behind Bitdefender 2019: Catalina Albisteanu

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  There is a lot of talk online about what people want in business. When it comes down to one thing, whether you’re employee or entrepreneur, it’s often pretty simple: freedom. Catalina Albisteanu, Product Management Director for Consumer Solutions at Bitdefender, says this is her top workplace perk. “I think you need freedom to try […]


Meeting One of the People Behind Bitdefender 2019: Nicoleta Cazan

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  It makes sense that “Challenge” is the word Nicoleta Cazan uses to describe Bitdefender. After all, leading a team of 35 developers and testers, while you’re fending off cyberattacks, isn’t an easy gig. Nicoleta, who was born in Bucharest and is now an Engineering Manager, explains the main obstacle that she and her group […]


Meeting One of the People Behind Bitdefender 2019: George Rata

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There are more than 250,000 people in Galati, a port city in eastern Romania. It boasts the longest city riverfront in Europe on the Danube, and in the cybersecurity world, it’s also where one of its champions was born. George Rata is the Lead Software Developer at Bitdefender, a place that he describes with one […]


Bitdefender’s PwnThyBytes CTF team to compete at DEFCON 2018 CTF

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Ethical hacking competitions such as the ones known as capture the flag (shortened as CTF), have really grown in popularity in the past decade. The DEFCON CTF competition is one of the best-known and oldest cybersecurity competitions in the world, going back to 1996 and still being considered as the most reputable CTF competition world […]