Week 48 In Review – 2015

Events Related My SecTor Story: Root Shell on the Belkin WeMo Switch - Researchers from Tripwire were on hand to help attendees explore the world of IoT hacking. They brought with them a table full of devices ranging from routers to smart televisions. They also had a video demonstration of the exploitation of vulnerabilities in [...]

Week 43 In Review

Events Related Hack3rcon II Videos - Archive of Hack3rcon video archive. SecTor 2011 Presentations - Audio and video archive. DefCon 19 Speakers and Presentations - Slides and presentations archive. BSidesKC Videos - I actually didn't get to present anything this year. Not for any particular reason. All the talks were awesome and [...]

Week 46 in Review – 2010

Events Related: The UCSB iCTF - The UCSB International Capture The Flag (also known as the iCTF) is a distributed, wide-area security exercise, whose goal is to test the security skills of the participants. Another #sectorca has come and gone - It just so happens i took quite a few notes this year [...]

Week 45 in Review – 2010

Events Related: HTML5 goodness at BlackHat Abu Dhabi this week - In addition to covering some of the interesting HTML5 attacks already released during 2010 by myself and other researchers, it has two new sections - HTML5 based port scanning and HTML5 Botnets. Resources: Google Hacking Database Reborn - Johnny Long of Hackers [...]

Information Security Events for October

. Here are the information security events in North America this month: 20th Virus Bulletin International Conference: September 29 - October 1 in Vancouver Workshop on Managing Systems via Log Analysis and Machine Learning Techniques: October 3 in Vancouver Hacker Halted: October 9 - 15 in Miami BlueHat v10: A Security Odyssey: October 14 -15 [...]