Bernhards Blumbergs is a team member of the Information Technology Security Incident Response Institution of the Republic of Latvia
(CERT.LV) and as the former Technology Researcher at the Centre also the Ambassador of the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence since 2018.
He is a certified exploit researcher and advanced penetration tester (GXPN), and Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP). He has a strong military background, targeted at developing, administering and securing wide area information systems.
B.Blumbergs is also a Cyber Security PhD candidate at Tallinn Technical University, with his research focusing on cyber red teaming and responsive computer network operation execution.