Archive for November, 2011

DeepSec 2011 – Video Interviews

November 24, 2011

A video team from Golem, one of Germany’s largest IT news web sites, did some interviews at DeepSec 2011. We already mentioned the interview with Sharon Conheady and Stefan Schumacher. There’s a new video available. It’s an interview with Constantinos Patsakis about the security and the automotive industry. Modern cars rely heavily on computer systems […]

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DeepSec 2011 Conference Network Observations

November 24, 2011

All of you who attended DeepSec 2011 know that we had a Wall of Sheep at the conference. We set it up by copying packets via the Netfilter TEE target from the router to the Wall of Sheep box (note to self: never ever mirror broadcast or multicast packets). We only displayed logins and the […]

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Articles about DeepSec 2011

November 22, 2011

We have some more articles for you. Apparently the talks of our speakers raised a few eyebrows. Most of the articles are in German. Dradio: Das sichere Auto ist ein Mythos Interview with Mariann Unterluggauer about impressions from DeepSec 2011 and the myth of automobile security. Dradio: Nur scheinbare Datensicherheit This is a second article […]

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DeepSec 2011 – Post-Con Party at the Metalab

November 18, 2011

Since DeepSec 2011 has ended and we still want to have a chat with you, let’s meet at the party! It takes place at the Metalab, a local hacker space next to the town hall. We have music, we have stuff to drink, we got access to the Intertubes, we got lots of nice people, […]

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Thanks for attending DeepSec 2011!

November 18, 2011

The DeepSec 2011 has ended. We enjoyed meeting all of you and hope to have fulfilled our role as a catalyst. We had some great talks, great discussions, and shared thoughts, insights and different views concerning security and insecurity alike. We hope your professional paranoia doesn’t keep you from getting sleep. We will follow the […]

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First Press Coverage of DeepSec 2011

November 18, 2011

The first articles about DeepSec 2011 are online. Most of them are in German, so you might want to use Google Translate for it. In addition Golem will publish video interviews with selected speakers soon (we will tell you as soon as they are available). Wie Terroristen verschlüsseln Duncan Campbell talks about encryption and compares […]

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Talk: Advances in IDS and Suricata

November 11, 2011

Intrusion Detection Systems were very much in demand over 10 years ago. The widely known Snort IDS software is a prominent tool. Other vendors have their own implementations and you can readily buy or download thousands of rules distributed in various rule sets. Cranking up the sensitivity will then easily give you more alerts than […]

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Conference Network Survival Guide for DeepSec 2011

November 8, 2011

For all of you who frequently visits „hacking hot spots“ this should be familiar. For all others who blindly trust the Net it should be a wake-up call. Here’s a short and probably incomplete check-list in case you are preparing for DeepSec 2011 or any other event with a public Internet access (the CCC has […]

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Talk: On Cyber-Peace – Towards an International Cyber Defense Strategy

November 4, 2011

While UK is preparing for war we’ll try something completely different at DeepSec 2011. We will talk about peace („cyber-peace“ to be exact). The ill-defined term cyber-war is haunting media, security communities, politics and the military for a while now. We already had talks about this at past DeepSec conferences. Cybersecurity is currently a big […]

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DeepSec 2011: Techniques de cryptage des cellules terroristes, espionnage GSM, piratage informatique

November 3, 2011

Du 15 au 18 novembre 2011, la cinquième édition de la conférence DeepSec réunira les plus grands spécialistes internationaux  de la sécurité des réseaux et du piratage autour du thème de la sécurité informatique. Les principaux sujets abordés: techniques de cryptage des cellules terroristes, sécurité des systèmes de communication mobiles et de leurs utilisateurs et […]

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Talk: Laws, Compliance and real Life

November 3, 2011

If you believe that computer security is all about having the right tools and an expert staff, then you are mistaken. Never forget why you have computers in the first place – because of your business. Mikhail Utin will shed light on the corporate side of security by talking about  laws, compliance and real life […]

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Talk: Defeating BlackBerry Malware & Forensic Analysis

November 2, 2011

Mobile phones have caught up on the malware side. Your phone can most probably now be infected by malicious software and be part of a botnet in the worst case. How do you analyse compromised devices? Do you have the right tools at hand? Maybe you don’t need any tools for you won’t find anything. […]

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