About Me











Parin L. Dedhia


I am looking forward to work on challenging projects


Internet Trends (I) Pvt Ltd

Software Validation Engineer                         from Sep 2002 to date


It is a network base Enterprise Solution that monitors applications communicating over the HTTP, for Spyware & Adware detection and blocking, Blocking network based worms, pop-ups and ad-blocking, privacy and cookie control. The system basically runs on Linux and has a 3 tier architecture consisting of Sensor Manager and Console.

Platform:                 Redhat Linux 7.3
Language:               C++, Java
Database:               MySQL


It is a network security product which detects Distributed Denial of Service Attacks (DDOS). It also communicates with various devices such as Snort, NetProwler, Raptor Firewall etc and display all the alerts coming from those devices into a common form and display it to the user. It also supported session decode capability. Besides it also generated reports such as Attack and Network which could create in HTML and PDF format. The system basically runs on Linux and has a 3 tier architecture consisting of SiteSupervisor, Manager and Console.

Platform:                 Redhat Linux 7.3
Language:               C++, Java
Database:               MySQL 

Tools used

Various tools were used such as ethereal for capturing packets on the network, hping for attack generation, Bugzilla for bugs and defect tracking management. Also various In-house developed Perl scripts were used for attack simulation.


A dynamic Intrusion Detection System (IDS) that transparently examines network traffic to identify, logs terminate unauthorized user, misuse and abuse of computer systems by internal saboteurs and external hackers. It allows responding to limitless range of possible attacks. It is an enterprise product that implements a client server architecture spanning wide geographical locations. It is a 3 tier architecture and uses Manager, Agent, and Console to scale over an entire enterprise

Platforms:               Windows NT, Windows 2000.
Language:               Visual C++
Database:               MySQL

Tools Used
Various In-house perl scripts were used for attack generation. Net X-Ray was used for packet capturing and Bug Collector Pro was used for Defect Tracking

Product Registration System

This product was to create a web base registration server. The product which was sold needed to be registered for getting it activated. The registration server was responsible to validate the product code and in turn it returned a license key for activating a product Sheriff’s engine was used for generating license keys.

My tasks included testing of complete licensing software from client end to the server and also test various licensing modules. Also tested the license  HTML interface

Platform:                 Windows 2000 Server
Technology:             HTML, Cgi
Database:               MySQL
Language:               C, Perl

Web Page Development

Developed corporate web page for Internet Trends (I) Pvt Ltd


Also maintained and made changes to the website

Tools used

Editors:                   Dreamweaver and Microsoft FrontPage
Scripting:                Java Script 

National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT)

Server Administrator                                      from Apr 98 to Feb 2000

My Job at NIIT included the following responsibilities.

  • Provide Technical assistance to the junior students in areas like Ms-Office products, UNIX, Sybase, VC++ (4.0), and Internet Related Technologies.
  • Administered various servers, like Windows NT Terminal Server, Windows NT Server and Unix Server.
  • Monitored all the servers until shut down, Reported problems and took appropriate actions during crashes or errors
  • Performed installations of various Operating Systems like, Windows NT Server, Windows NT Workstation, Windows NT Terminal Server and Linux and also loaded various applications
  • Took daily backup of students data including their project work from their machines and saving them on a Floppy disk and also on the server
  • Scheduled bookings for Machine Room

Software Skills

Operating Systems

Ms-Dos, Windows 95, Windows NT, Windows 2000 and Linux 7.3


C, C++

Front Ends

Visual C++, Visual Basic

Internet Programming

Visual Java, HTML, FrontPage, Dreamweaver


Sybase, MySQL


  • Bachelor in Computer application (BCA) course from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
  • I have completed Diploma in Digital Electronics in April 1997 from Shah And Anchor Kutchhi Polytechnic Mumbai  
  • I have completed 2 years of Software and Networking course from National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT)


Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)

  • Implementing and supporting Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0
  • Implementing and supporting Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0
  • Implementing and supporting Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 in the Enterprise.

BrainBench Certification

  • MS Windows NT 4.0 Workstation Administration


Will Provide Upon Request

Personal Information

Date Of Birth 14th June 1978
Martial Status Married
Email parin207 AT hotmail DOT com
Homepage parin.freeshell.org