Archive for July, 2011

Evaluating your CfP submissions for DeepSec 2010

July 31, 2011

We’ve been busy attending the 1. Sicherheitspolitische Aufbauakademie des Bundesverbandes Sicherheitspolitik an Hochschulen in the past days, so we will not comment the submission for DeepSec 2011 immediately. Gathering from the summaries and descriptions so far we are every impressed. DeepSec 2011 will feature some serious talks and new content. Thanks for taking your time […]

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Last Call for DeepSec 2011 – Reminder – Call for Papers!

July 17, 2011

Come on, get your submissions in order and send them to us! The past weeks were full of vulnerabilities, exploits in action and illustrated security very well. Let’s recall what we are looking for. Mobile computing and communications (the protocols and the gadgets) IPv6 (again protocols and the gadgets) Security management and IT governance (a.k.a. […]

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Subverting Femto Cells – Infrastructure at Risk

July 14, 2011

The past DeepSec conferences featured talks about mobile telecommunication networks. Security researchers had to turn mobile phones into base stations or create their own from hardware and software. Yesterday The Hacker’s Choice have published a security analysis of Vodafone’s Femto Cells. These cells are small routers used for boosting the 3G signal. They cost about […]

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SecInt: Radar for Anti-Security Movement

July 7, 2011

We have been talking to some journalists in the past weeks. Most questions revolved around the rise in attacks against well-known web sites and their companies (or vice versa). Jeffrey Carr has published a good source for an overview of Anti-Security groups. If you are looking what to put on your radar, his article might […]

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Veranstaltung zum Thema Informationstechnologie und Sicherheitspolitik

July 1, 2011

Zwischen dem 28. und 31. Juli 2011 findet in Berlin die 1. Sicherheitspolitische Aufbauakademie des Bundesverbandes Sicherheitspolitik an Hochschulen statt. Sie trägt den Titel „Informationstechnologie und Sicherheitspolitik – Wird der 3. Weltkrieg im Internet ausgetragen?“. Die DeepSec Konferenz wird bei dieser Veranstaltung mit zwei Vorträgen zum Thema „Angriffe gegen Funknetze – wie verwundbar ist das […]

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