About the Company

We are a security company from Poland, providing various services in the area of security and vulnerability research.

Security Explorations came to life as a result of its founder's true passion for breaking security of things and analyzing software for security loopholes.

Our ambition is to conduct quality, unbiased, vendor-free and independent security and vulnerability research. We want to bring this area to a new level.


Adam GowdiakAdam Gowdiak is the company's founder and CEO. He received M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the Poznan University of Technology. Prior to founding Security Explorations, he worked for the Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center and Sun Microsystems Laboratories. For over 8 years, he was also an active member of a notable Polish security research group called The Last Stage of Delirium, or LSD.

Adam is an experienced Java Virtual Machine hacker, with over 100 security issues uncovered in the Java technology over the recent years. He is also the Argus Hacking Contest co-winner and the man who has put Microsoft Windows to its knees (the original discoverer of MS03-026 / MS Blaster worm bug). He was also the first expert to present a successful and widespread attack against mobile Java platform in 2004.

After two years spent in California, Adam brings the innovation spirit of Silicon Valley to his company in Poland.

Official Leaflet and FAQ

A summary information about Security Explorations can be found in the following documents:

  • "Security Explorations in a Nutshell", PDF file, 444KB (download)
  • "Security Explorations Frequently Asked Questions", PDF file, 507KB (download)
  • "Security Explorations - Core competences and approach to security", PDF file, 174KB (download)

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