Archive for November, 2010

Press Conference – Impressions and Links

November 27, 2010

We’ve got some news from yesterday’s press conference with Ivan Ristić (Qualys), Sharon Conheady (First Defence Information Security Ltd.) and Harald Welte (hmw-consulting) followed by a seven interviews with speakers was a great success. The spirit of DeepSec – bringing people (security experts and journalists in this case) together to talk to each other – […]

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DeepSec Photographs – have a look!

November 26, 2010

There are some people running around with digital cameras here at the conference. Check out these impressions: Tienod’s preview Sven’s pictures ChrisJohnRiley @ Flickr If you have some photographs online, drop us a note. All your images are belong to us.

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The workshops have started!

November 23, 2010

We’re near the end of the first day of workshops. We got a smooth start and the mood is great. Wi-Fi is up and running, we got a radio uplink with 32 MBit/s in both directions.¹ The GSM guys have their demonstration set-up up and running. We suspect the social engineering goes well (we can’t […]

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DeepSec: Mobile Radio Networks as Targets for Virtual Warfare

November 20, 2010

Vienna – The times when a mobile phone was used solely to make calls are long gone, now it’s all about making pictures and surfing the Internet. The groundbreaking success of the iPhone is just one example for the fact that mobile phones have long since outgrown their original use. Youths and adults use them […]

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Schedule is stable

November 19, 2010

The schedule of DeepSec 2010 has been declared stable¹. Unfortunately three speakers had to cancel their presence because of unforeseen reasons. We have managed to fill the slots, so that we have a full schedule and lots of issues to think about. The schedule on the web will now be frozen for print. Any further […]

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DeepSec: Vacance 2.0 – Risque accru de cambriolage lié aux annonces de départ en vacance sur les réseaux sociaux.

November 17, 2010

La conférence sur la sécurité informatique met en garde contre les risques liés aux notifications de départ. Au début des vacances de la Toussaint, beaucoup d’allemands ont parlé de leur projet de voyage sur internet , sans se rendre compte du danger d’une telle annonce. Les risques s’accentuent encore avec l’arrivée du nouveau service de […]

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A Brief History of GSM A5/2 and 2G/3G Security

November 15, 2010

MiKa and me shared some knowledge about the design flaws and the state of security in 2G/3G networks. The idea was to present an overview. Those networks have been shrouded in NDAs for too long. It is good to see that this is changing. Given the fact that millions of people use this technology on […]

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Conférence DeepSec: Focus sur la situation précaire de la sécurité du réseau mondial de téléphonie mobile.

November 12, 2010

33 interventions et 8 workshops par des experts internationaux en sécurité informatique. La conférence internationale DeepSec sur la sécurité rassemblera à Vienne, du 23 au 26 novembre 2010, l’élite mondiale dans le domaine de la sécurité des réseaux et du hacking. Cette année, l’accent sera porté sur la sécurité des systèmes mobiles et de leurs […]

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