Week 16 In Review – 2016

Events Related CanSecWest - BSides Nashville 2016 Videos - Infiltrate 2016 - Resources Ransomware: Past, Present, and Future - The rise of ransomware over the past year is an ever growing problem. Businesses often believe that paying the ransom is the most cost effective way of getting their data back - [...]

Week 12 in Review – 2013

Event Related IPv6 Focus Month IPv6 Focus Month: What is changing with DHCP - Among the different methods to configure IPv6 addresses, most managed networks will likely stick with DHCP. DHCPv6 however is a bit different then DHCPv4. We will summarize here some of the basic differences between DHCPv4 and DHCPv6. IPv6 Focus Month: [...]

Week 29 In Review

Events Related Training At CanSecWest 2011: Analysis of Malicious Documents - Jean-Baptiste and Guillaume will give a course about malicious document analysis during the next CanSecWest Dojo session at Vancouver (March 7th/8th). The course deals with two major cases: PDF and Microsoft Office documents. Nowadays those two file formats have become a common vector [...]

Week 14 In Review – 2011

Resources CanSecWest Vancouver 2011 Presentation Files - Comprehensive list of presentations during the recently concluded CanSecWest 2011 The Symantec Internet Secuirty Threat Report Volume 16 Is Here! - We are pleased to announce that Volume 16 of the Symantec Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR) is now available. Jeremiah Grossman Reveals His Process For [...]

Week 10 in Review – 2011

Events Related CanSecWest Event debriefing CanSecWest, a decade later and still growing - CanSecWest 2011 day 1 - CanSecWest 2011 day 2 - CanSecWest 2011 day 3 - Highlights of CanSecWest Day 1 - Highlights of CanSecWest Day 2 - Understanding and Exploiting Flash Vulnerabilities - CanSecWest Presentations [...]

Information Security Events for March

Here are the information security events in North America this month: The 2011 Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance Summit: March 1 to 3 in San Francisco Atlantic Security Conference 2011: March 3 to 5 in Halifax BSides Halifax: March 5 to 6 in Halifax SANS AppSec 2011: March 7 to 15 in San Francisco CanSecWest [...]

Week 49 in Review – 2010

Events Related: OWASP BeNeLux Day 2010 Wrap Up - Yesterday, the three OWASP Benelux chapters organized together their annual OWASP BeNeLux day. Ok folks, is live and the countdown timer goes to December 29th for entries to CanSecWest 2011 Call For Papers -, @dragosr BayThreat was awesome, do it again! - Which [...]

CanSecWest 2010 in Pictures

CanSecWest 2010 banners Tom Gallagher and David Conger from Microsoft talk about distributed file fuzzing and the Microsoft Office 2010 security model.    Some other notes from their talk: Office supports 300 file formats. each can have different sub formats .wpd extension has 3 different parsers. fuzzing surface=huge Microsoft built their own distributed fuzzer system [...]

CanSecWest 2009 Speaker Lineup

Dragos Ruiu just announced the speaker lineup for this year’s CanSecWest conference, being held next month in Vancouver Canada. The Smart-Phones Nightmare - Sergio 'shadown' Alvarez Getting into the SMRAM: SMM Reloaded - Loíc Duflot Network design for effective HTTP traffic filtering - Jeff "rfp"  Forristal, Zscaler Ninja Scanning - Fyodor, On Approaches and [...]

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