Dr. Bernhards Blumbergs is a team member of the Information Technology
Security Incident Response Institution of the Republic of Latvia
(CERT.LV) and as the former Technology Researcher at the NATO
Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence also the Ambassador of
the Centre since 2018. He is the creator and technical director for
the world's largest and most innovative full-spectrum offensive cyber
operation exercise "Crossed Swords".
He is a certified exploit researcher and advanced penetration tester
(GXPN), and Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP). He has a
strong military background, targeted at developing, administering and
securing wide area information systems.
Dr. Blumbergs received his Cyber Security PhD degree from Tallinn
Technical University in 2019, with his dissertation being on
specialized cyber red team responsive computer network operations.