About Me & Disclaimer

Good day! My name is Bart.

I spend time researching and analysing malware, performing incident response as well as threat intelligence, and much more.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me on Twitter or via the Contact Form on the right of this blog. Or comment on the relevant post in question.

If you want to send me an encrypted email, you can find my PGP key on Keybase.

Here are some of my most popular blog posts:

You can also find me on GitHub, where I've posted several projects.

Note this is a personal blog, and as such, all views expressed are my own. 

Want to contribute to my writing, tools, and any other publications, or feel that I've helped you? 

You can always buy me a coffee:


Thank you and hope you enjoy your stay! 

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy

The information contained on https://bartblaze.blogspot.com is for general information purposes only.

Blaze's Security Blog assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the contents of this blog.

In no event shall Blaze's Security Blog be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tort, arising out of or in connection with the use/usage of the blog or its contents. Blaze's Security Blog reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modification to the contents of the blog at any time without prior notice.

All views expressed on this site are my own and do not represent the opinions of any entity whatsoever with which I have been, am now, or will be affiliated.

External links disclaimer
This site may contain links to external websites that are not provided or maintained by or in any way affiliated with Blaze's Security Blog.

Please note that Blaze's Security Blog does not guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of any information on these external websites.

Cookie Policy

At the top of the page, you should have received a notice from Blogger about the cookie policy. If not, the below policy applies.

This is the Cookie Policy for Blaze's Security Blog, accessible from https://bartblaze.blogspot.com

What Are Cookies
As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. Note that preventing cookies from being stored however may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the site's functionality.

How We Use Cookies
We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. 
The Cookies We Set
  • Login related cookies
    We use cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.
  • Email newsletters related cookies
    This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
  • Site preferences cookies
    In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.
Third Party Cookies
In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.
  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
    For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
  • We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest, may set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information
Hopefully that has clarified things for you, but if not, do not hesitate to reach out.
As an FYI, you can opt out of some third-party vendors’ uses of cookies for (personalised) advertising by visiting https://optout.aboutads.info/?c=2&lang=EN.


You may also get the following message due to GDPR:
Your personal data will be processed and information from your device (cookies, unique identifiers, and other device data) may be stored by, accessed by and shared with third party vendors, or used specifically by this site or app.

Some vendors may process your personal data on the basis of legitimate interest, which you can object to by managing your options below. Look for a link at the bottom of this page or in our privacy policy where you can withdraw consent.

You can Consent, Not Consent or Manage options. The privacy policy is the page you are reading now.

If you have any questions, concerns or feedback, use the Contact Form on the right side of the blog.