Mattia Campagnano

Hacking in Akron, Ohio

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Welcome to my personal landing page! Here you'll find a brief summary of my professional background.

I have a dual citizenship (Italy and US) and I've been working as a remote penetration tester with Optiv. since July 2022 (my current formal job title is Attack & Pen Consultant).


-CompTIA CNVP (Computer Network Vulnerability Assessment Professional)

-eLearn Security eJPT

-CompTIA PenTest+,

-CompTIA Security+

- VMware Carbon Black Defense Analyst

As of now, I'm studying for the OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional) certification.

I'm seamlessly learning and I love facing new challenges.

My current company supports my professional growth 100%, and I love what I do.

I'm dealing with more and more challenging pentests and work environments every day, including threat hunting, code analysis, mobile hacking and malware analysis.


-Attack & Pen Consultant with Optiv (July 2022- present)

-Cyber Security Consultant (remote) with Polito, Inc. (June 2019 - June 2022)

-Cyber Security Engineer (remote) with Polito, Inc. (October 2018 -June 2019)

-IT Security Associate with Kimmell Cybersecurity & Forensic Services (Jan 2018-September 2018)

-Freelance Italian/English language pair translator with multiple translation companies (2014 -present).

-Information Security Analyst with Binary Defense Systems, Inc. (April 2015 -January 2016)

-Help Desk Analyst with Diebold, Inc. (Nov. 2012 - July 2013).

-Desktop Support with Italian government agency for foreign trade (2000- 2012).


-Cyber Security & Computer Forensics Technology, Stark State College (January 2017, with distinction).

-Computer Network Administration & Security Technology, UNIX/Linux Database Administration major, Stark State College (May 2017, with distinction).

-MBA, University of Naples Federico II (Italy).

For more information, check out my resume or email me.

  • Work
    • Pentester
  • Education
    • Associate's Degree
    • Cyber Security & Computer Forensics Technology
    • Network Security Technology
    • Linux Database Administration
    • dual major