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Disinformation Warfare – Attribution makes you Wannacry

Published on May 16, 2017 By lynx

After the Wannacry malware wreaked havoc in networks, ticket vending machines, companies, and hospitals the clean-up has begun. This also means that the blame game has started. The first round of blame was distributed between Microsoft and the alleged inspiration for the code. The stance on vulnerabilities of security researchers is quite clear. Weaknesses in […]

DeepINTEL Update, Science First Campaign, Early Birds, and other News

Published on April 28, 2017 By lynx

The Easter break is over. We didn’t sleep (much), and we did not look for Easter eggs in software either. Instead we did a bit of work behind the scenes. DeepSec 2017 will have some more content due to the co-hosted ROOTs workshop. The full call for papers will be ready on 1 May 2017. […]

DeepINTEL / DeepSec News for 2017 and Call for Papers

Published on March 27, 2017 By lynx

Changing code, layout or designs have something in common – deadlines. But you cannot rush creativity, and so the new design of the DeepSec web site took some time. The old design has served us well. We basically did not change much and used it since 2007. The new design follows the stickers we use […]

DeepINTEL 2017 – Modern Strategies for Information Security

Published on March 13, 2017 By sanna

Seminar on Digital Defence with Experts. The news is full of reports covering attacks against networked systems and digital components. Every day there is new media coverage about stolen data, compromised accounts, the impact of malicious software, digital second strikes, cyber attacks between countries and new vulnerabilities in computer systems. All that leads to the […]

DeepSec Administrivia for 2017, the Year of the Cyber

Published on January 20, 2017 By lynx

2017 is in full swing, and it didn’t wait long. December was full of „hacking“ news. It seems digital war(e)fare knows no break. We will address some of the issues in a series of blog articles. Also we have uploaded the DeepSec 2016 videos to Vimeo. Attendees and speaker will get access before we publish […]

DeepINTEL 2016 – Save the Date for Security Intelligence

Published on June 12, 2016 By lynx

Analysing threat intelligence hasn’t been more important. We all know that bad things will happen. That’s not the issue to worry about. You should spend some thoughts on why something happens, what methods are involved, and what your adversaries look like on the inside. Defending your assets is much more than using a fence, some […]

Reminder: DeepINTEL 2016 – Call for Papers – Beat Big Data and Full Take with Brains

Published on March 15, 2016 By lynx

We already published a Call for Papers for the upcoming DeepINTEL 2016. Here are some thoughts to get your creativity going. Standard solutions and off-the-shelf products to solve your security needs are remains from the 1990s. Everything else has gone smart, and that’s how you have to address security problems in the future. NSA director […]

Go dark with us! Submit a presentation to DeepINTEL 2016!

Published on February 15, 2016 By lynx

Information security without intelligence is less than half the fun. That’s why we organise the DeepINTEL 2016 conference. The focus is entirely on the intelligence side of security. Given the events in the recent months it’s about time that you get your focus right and turn your radar on. Flying blind will get you into […]

DeepINTEL 2015 – How to deal with (Industrial) Espionage

Published on May 15, 2015 By lynx

The DeepINTEL event in September will have a strong focus on a specific kind of intelligence. We will address the issue of espionage. Given the headlines of the past six months it is clear that companies are subject to spying. There is no need for euphemisms any more. Even with half of the information published […]

Dates for DeepSec, DeepINTEL and BSidesVienna 2015

Published on May 14, 2015 By lynx

We have been quieter than usual. We did a lot of preparations for the upcoming DeepSec events and were busy with research projects. In case you want to update your calendars, here are the dates to look out for. 17 to 20 November 2015 – DeepSec 2015 21 / 22 September 2015 – DeepINTEL 2015 […]

Reminder for the DeepINTEL Call for Papers

Published on February 1, 2015 By lynx

At the opening of DeepSec 2014 we announced the next DeepINTEL to be in Spring 2015. We have now finalised the date. DeepINTEL 2015 will take place on 11 / 12 May 2015, and it will be held in Vienna. The call for papers, already announced at the opening of last year’s DeepSec, is still […]

DeepSec 2015 is coming – save the Date!

Published on January 31, 2015 By lynx

We are back from our break. We have been busy behind the scenes. The video recordings of DeepSec 2014 have been fully post-processed. The video files are currently on their way to our Vimeo account. The same goes for the many photographs that were taken by our photographer at the conference. We are preparing a […]

DeepINTEL 2014 – 3rd Security Intelligence Conference – Call for Papers is open!

Published on November 21, 2013 By lynx

Good news everyone, there will be a DeepINTEL conference in 2014, and we are looking for presentations! DeepINTEL 2014 will be held in September at the same location as in 2013. This single track two day event addresses mainly critical infrastructure, state organizations (administrative and law enforcement), accredited CERTs, finance organizations and trusted parties and […]

DeepINTEL 2013 – Thank you!

Published on September 12, 2013 By lynx

The second DeepINTEL conference ended two days ago. We had great talks and met wonderful people sharing insights and exchanging thoughts about how to cope with information security. Our thanks go to everyone attending DeepINTEL 2013! In case you missed this year’s opportunity, there will be a DeepINTEL 2014 conference. Its date will be announced […]

DeepINTEL Schedule Update: New Talk – “Advanced Security through Network Intelligence”

Published on August 30, 2013 By lynx

Due to personal reasons one of our DeepINTEL speakers had to unfortunately cancel his appearance. Therefore we present a new talk held by Caroline Krohn. The title is “Advanced Security through Network Intelligence”. „Network Intelligence“ is the sum of findings extracted from people’s activities in the internet. Information related to people can be either, restricted […]