Archive for May, 2014

New Use Cases for Bitcoin

May 30, 2014

Although I’m new in the Bitcoin world I had a quite promising start. Earlier this month I was able to visit the Bitcoin Conference in Amsterdam and had some very good conversations with core developers from the Bitcoin Foundation and to my honor also the chance to talk to Gavin Andreesen, long-time lead developer and […]

Posted in Security, Stories 1 Comment »

IT Security without Borders

May 27, 2014

U.S. government officials are considering to prevent Chinese nationals from attending hacking and IT security conferences by denying visas. The ideas is „to curb Chinese cyber espionage“. While this initiative has been widely criticised and the measure is very easy to circumvent, it doesn’t come as a surprise. Recent years have shown that hacking has […]

Tags: , ,
Posted in Discussion, Internet Comments Off on IT Security without Borders

DeepSec 2014 “The Power of Knowledge” – Call for Papers

May 5, 2014

After a couple of months tinkering behind the scenes we can finally open our Call for Papers for DeepSec 2014! The upcoming DeepSec 2014 will be in November at our well-known conference hotel. We accept submissions as of now, and we are keen to hear your ideas. To give you some thoughts on what we […]

Tags: , ,
Posted in Call for Papers 7 Comments »

BSidesLondon 2014 Rookie Track Videos

May 3, 2014

We are back from the BSidesLondon 2014, and we had a great time. It was good to meet everyone to get some new ideas and to work on old ideas too. The Rookie Track was a success. We had a hard time deciding which talk was best. We managed to find a winner which will […]

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Conference 2 Comments »