Shehab Najjar

Cyber Security Consultant

Shehab Najjar

Cyber Security Consultant

Shehab currently serves as a Cyber Security Technical Consultant for a government entity, big 4, and a private cyber security company, where he is managing the SOC team, cyber threat Intelligence, cyber security trainings, and part of the vulnerability assessment and incident response team.

He built an effective SOC with limited resources using TLM and other strategies, then he created the incident response playbook for the IR and threat hunting team.

Shehab has extensive experience in penetration testing, social media intelligence, open-source intelligence, geospatial intelligence, and cyber terrorism investigation.

He was appointed as the Head of Cyber Counter Terrorism Unit at law enforcement organization in 2016 by an official decision issued by a European country, where his responsibilities included lawful interception, all source intelligence, tracking the extremist, terrorist and violent content across the cyberspace.

He has conducted cyber security trainings for more than 4,000 employees in UAE and 53,000+ students in Middle East. He also uses his social media accounts to increase security awareness in the Middle East.

Shehab has won numerous awards for presenting six cyber security innovations to make Dubai more secure. He is currently working to implement all his ideas with a government entity in Dubai.

He believed and still believes that who defense of his dream will achieve them one day, despite all of the bad conditions that may pass on any one life, because inability is not being without legs, but being without a goal! Inability is being depressed and sad while you have the means to be successful and happy.

Najjar member of High Tech Crime Network, the International Cyber Threat Task Force, International Forensics Association, and Digital Forensics Association.

Shehab familiar to media; where he appears on many TV channels, newspapers, news agencies, radio stations and electronic magazines.

  • Work
    • Military & Government Sectors
What clients say about me
Shehab’s creative thinking, expertise, positive can-do attitude and drive as a information security professional made him an absolute pleasure to work with. He continually delivered results, went above and beyond in providing exceptional service and support, and showed genuine integrity and respect as a service provider. Shehab is enthusiastic, personable and a brilliant networker. His strengths in staying across issues, proactively offering solutions and ideas and being adept at all aspects of
Basuni M Technology & Excellence Director
It was a pleasure of working with Shehab for 2 years. During this time, we worked together on multiple information security projects related to ISO27001 & ISR, Shehab is a person with a strong ownership and driving for results all the time. he sees and can address everything from the big picture to the details. He is an asset to any company that he’s with.
Mohammad Adel, Government entity - Dubai
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