Kang Li is an independent security researcher. In the past, he has worked in various consulting roles at Qihoo 360, Samsung America, and Intel. He has presented research work at multiple conferences before including USENIX security, BlackHat, DEFCON and ShmooCon. Li is the founder and mentor of multiple CTF teams, including SecDawg and Blue-Lotus. He was also the founder and a player of the Team Disekt, a finalist team in the 2016 DARPA Cyber Grand Challenge.