pwnhead is a database and ranking system that catalogues computer security conferences and the work done by security researchers.

There are many security conferences around the world but how do they compare to one another? pwnhead's editors rank them based on various criteria and publish those rankings so that security researchers can decide which conferences to submit CFPs to.

Many security researchers are unable to showcase their work because they don’t have enough followers on Twitter or LinkedIn. Such researchers can publish on pwnhead and get a proper ranking, based on the quality of their work.

There are 10 editors in pwnhead from six different countries. Collectively, pwnhead's editors are experts on all areas of computer security. pwnhead does not disclose the names of its editors.