DeepINTEL 2017 – Modern Strategies for Information Security

Posted by on March 13, 2017 at 9:05 am

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 […]

IT-SeCX 2016: Talk about Relationship between Software Development and IT Security

Posted by on November 3, 2016 at 5:30 pm

The IT-SeCX 2016 event takes place on 4 November at the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences LLC. It’s a night of security talks, held by various speakers from the industry, academic world, and other institutions. We will give a presentation exploring the relationship between the fine art of software development and the dark art […]

Smart Homes are the battlefield of the future – DeepSec Conference examines the Internet of Things

Posted by on October 14, 2016 at 1:37 pm

The Internet of Things is knocking at your door. Many businesses and private individuals have already admitted IoT to their offices and homes, unfortunately often without knowing what they’ve let themselves in for. A naive belief in progress opens all gates, doors and windows to attackers. This is a serious matter. Therefore, DeepSec Conference will […]

DeepSec 2015: The Early Bird Gets the Luxury Bed, Swimming Pool and a Royal Breakfast

Posted by on September 28, 2015 at 11:33 pm

DeepSec 2015 is drawing nearer and tickets sell like hot cakes! Just an insider tip for all the smart birds out there: Get a DeepSec ticket for Early Birds and, while you’re at it book a room at our conference hotel straightaway – before they’re sold out! We have arranged a very competitive conference rate for you (including the breakfast, […]

Talk about Cryptography and the NSA’s Capabilities

Posted by on March 31, 2014 at 8:23 am

The published documents about the NSA’s capabilities have led to a review of cryptographic tools. Mastering SSL/TLS by itself can be tricky. This is especially true if you have to deal with clients that do not take advantage of the latest TLS protocols. System administrators and developers are well advised to keep an eye on […]

Veranstaltung zum Thema Informationstechnologie und Sicherheitspolitik

Posted by on July 1, 2011 at 7:45 am

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 […]

Photographs from B Sides Vienna / Ninjacon

Posted by on June 19, 2011 at 2:41 pm

We’ve put some photographs from B Sides Vienna / Ninjacon online. You can view them at our Flickr page. The event was very cool, the security was tight(ly hacked), everyone had a lot of fun. We have not photographed the creative „Kinderhacks“, maybe someone else has some pictures.

Security B Sides Vienna auf Radio Netwatcher

Posted by on May 31, 2011 at 12:57 pm

Wir, Chris John Riley und René Pfeiffer, waren bei Radio Netwatcher zu Gast um etwas über Sicherheit, Datenpannen und die zunehmende Präsenz der eigenen Daten im Internet zu reden. Anlaß waren die Ereignisse der letzten Wochen in Sonys Playstation Netzwerk, bei den Auth Tokens der Facebook Apps sowie bei Googles Android Betriebssystem und vieles mehr. […]

Mobile Network Security revisited at the Linuxwochen

Posted by on May 20, 2011 at 7:15 am

Tomorrow we will present a review talk about the state of mobile network security. The talk will be held at the Linuxwochen in Eisenstadt. We will address results discussed in the past DeepSec conferences (including work of Karsten Nohl, Harald Welte, David A. Burgess, Sylvain Munaut, Dieter Spaar, Ralph-Philipp Weinmann and others). If you understand […]

Talks held at the Linuxwochen Wien

Posted by on May 8, 2011 at 6:15 pm

MiKa and me held three talks at the Linuxwochen Wien 2011. The scheduled talks were „VoIP Security“ and „The Wind Chill Factor of Security“. The third talk was a review of the trust models used with X.509 certificates and issued by certificate authorities. The review was a drop-in replacement talk for a speaker who did […]

Reminder: Mind2Mind Event I/2011 – „Wir werden Sie belauschen!“

Posted by on March 16, 2011 at 12:12 am

This is a short reminder of our local Mind2Mind event about the technology means of espionage in companies and organisations. The talk will be held by Wolfgang K. Meister of VOXCOM (and will be in German). Mr. Meister will address eavesdropping devices, microphones, attacks on telephone communication (VoIP, ISDN, analogue, 2G/3G), peculiarities of mobile phone […]

Mind2Mind Event I/2011 – „Wir werden Sie belauschen!“

Posted by on February 3, 2011 at 10:58 pm

Wir beginnen im März mit der ersten Mind2Mind Veranstaltung. Es handelt sich dabei um lokale Events in Wien, bei der wir ein bestimmtes Thema mit Bezug auf Sicherheit miteinander und gegeneinander diskutieren möchten. Der erste Mind2Mind Vortrag handelt um alltäglichen Lauschangriff, den viele unterschätzen: Der elektronische Lauschangriff ist nicht nur ein Instrument von Behörden oder […]