Gamini Bulumulle

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Graduate Studies
College of Aviation

Areas of Expertise

  • Security: Application vulnerability, secure coding, database and infrastructure, information security standards (OWASP 10 guidelines, SANS top 25, ISO 2700x, NIST 800*, FIPS140-2, KMS, CloudHMS, OpenSSL, PCI/DSS, HIPPA) and experience in SIEM, IDS/IPS log analysis.

  • Web Application Pen-Testing: authentication, authorization, session management, data validation, business logic, and client-side testing.

  • Cloud: Migration, creating, designing, developing, testing, implementing, and analyzing Big Data Analytics for a variety of scientific, social, and environmental challenges.

  • SDLC: Strong background on Secure Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Processes.

  • Web Technologies: Web Applications, services, and architecture (REST protocol, JSON data format).

  • Network: Architecture, security, design, and implementation.

  • Emerging Technologies: Big Data Analytics, AI, IPv6, Software Define Networks (SDN)

Here is a brief summary of my personal and professional background. I live in Orlando, Florida,


Ph.D., Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida (UCF); MSE, Computer Engineering (UCF); BSE, Major in Computer Engineering and Minor in Mathematics (UCF)

- Senior Member, IEEE

I am a contributor to several prestigious publications, journals, and conference presentations.

  • InfoSecurity Magazine article (Links to an external site.)

  • I (Links to an external site.)SC2 - Security Congress Presentation (Links to an external site.)

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  • ISACA (Central Florida Chapter - Annual General Meeting) – Keynote Speaker “Where is My Data and How Secure is My Data in the Cloud” June 28th, 2018, Orlando, FL (Links to an external site.)

Work Experience

I have 20 years of industry experience working for Fortune 100 Hi-Tech companies such as Sun Microsystems, Oracle, IBM, and Cisco Systems. The bulk of my career has been working with commercial as well as government accounts (VA, Dept. of Justice, and NSA among others).

Professional Certifications

Certified ISO 27001:2013 - Information Systems Management Security (ISMS); SSCP: System Security Certified Practitioner – ISC2, CDFE: Certified Digital Forensic Examiner; AWS Certified Practitioner; AWS Certified Solution Architect; AWS Certified Developer and numerous other professional certifications.

  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida
  • M.S. - Master of Science in Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida
  • B.S. - Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida

  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner - AWS
  • IS - Information Security Management Systems - Advisera
  • AWS Certified Developer - Associate - AWS
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate - AWS
  • Certified Digital Forensics Examiner - CNSS
  • Systems Security Certified Practioner - ISC

  • IEEE: Senior Member 

  • ISC2: Member/Volunteer exam development Cyber Security Expert

  •  CSA: Member/Working Group - Emerging Technologies (AI/Blockchain)