Shehab Najjar

Head of Cyber Counter Terrorism Unit

Shehab Najjar has extensive experience in penetration testing, cyber threat intelligence and cyber terrorism investigation. He has the ability to analyze voices and languages through social media websites and other communications for security purposes.

Shehab was appointed Head of the Cyber Counter Terrorism Unit for CYBERPOL in 2016. His responsibilities include monitoring the World Wide Web to track malevolent and terrorist websites and IPs containing illegal or harmful content capable of affecting the physical, emotional and psychological well-being of all Internet users, as well as other special tasks. He also works as a cyber security consultant for a government entity in Dubai, UAE.

He has conducted cyber security training for more than 4,000 employees working in the military and government sectors in UAE and 23,000 students in the Middle East and South Africa. He also uses his social media accounts to increase security awareness in the Middle East and South Africa.

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 agency in Dubai. He is based in Dubai, UAE.

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 the international Cyber Threat Task Force. In addition, There is a joint cooperation between Shehab and various government and military organizations in the United States, Britain, France, Italy, Austria and the United Arab Emirates. This joint cooperation is aimed at combating extremism and terrorism through cyberspace.

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

  • Work
    • Military & Government Sectors