Dr. Izzat Alsmadi

Dr. Izzat Alsmadi
Director, Cybersecurity


Dr. Izzat Alsmadi works as a cybersecurity researcher at Cisco System, California. He works part-time at TASS as the director of the Cybersecurity team. He is a well-known researcher, an educator, and a published author of over 100 articles. Dr. Alsmadi physically located in San Jose, California.


  • Ph.D. in Software Engineering, North Dakota State University
  • MS in Computer Science, North Dakota State University
  • MS in Computer Information Systems, University of Phoenix - Southern California Campus
  • BS in Electrical Engineering/Telecommunication Engineering/ Mut’ah University

Cybersecurity Focus:

  • Certified Ethical Hacker
  • Worked four years as an Network Administrator at Yegwa Communication
  • Expert in switches configuration and establishing Ethernet and fiber networks
  • Master in Network and system support and troubleshooting
  • Expert in Penetration Testing
  • Proficient in security vulnerability analysis
  • Skilled in web-based software and database security trends and countermeasures