Category Archives: Conferences

BLACKHAT BLACK HAT 2016 USA VEGAS BRIEFING – HORSE PILL: A NEW TYPE OF LINUX ROOTKIT

HORSE PILL: A NEW TYPE OF LINUX ROOTKIT Michael Leibowitz  |  Senior Trouble Maker, Intel Location:  South Seas CDF Date: Thursday, August 4 | 12:10pm-1:00pm Format: 50 Minute Briefing Tracks: Malware Platform Security: VM, OS, Host and Container   What if we took the underlying technical elements of Linux containers and used them for evil? The result a… Read More »

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BLACKHAT 2016 USA – NEXT-GENERATION OF EXPLOIT KIT DETECTION BY BUILDING SIMULATED OBFUSCATORS

NEXT-GENERATION OF EXPLOIT KIT DETECTION BY BUILDING SIMULATED OBFUSCATORS Tongbo Luo  |  Sr Staff Engineer, Palo Alto Networks Xing Jin  |  Staff Engineer, Palo Alto Networks Location:  Mandalay Bay BCD Date: Thursday, August 4 | 11:00am-11:25am Format: 25 Minute Briefing Tracks: Malware Network Defense   Recently, driving-by downloads attacks have almost reached epidemic levels, and exploit-kit is the propulsion to… Read More »

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BLACKHAT BLACK HAT 2016 LAS VEGAS USA – INVESTIGATING DDOS – ARCHITECTURE, ACTORS, AND ATTRIBUTION

INVESTIGATING DDOS – ARCHITECTURE, ACTORS, AND ATTRIBUTION Andre Correa  |  Co-Founder, Malware Patrol – malwarepatrol.net Elliott Peterson  |  Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation Location:  Mandalay Bay EF Date: Thursday, August 4 | 11:00am-11:50am Format: 50 Minute Briefing Tracks: Network Defense Internet of Things   DDOS attack usage has been accelerating, in terms of both attack volume and frequency. Such… Read More »

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BLACKHAT BLACK HAT 2016 USA LAS VEGAS – HTTP COOKIE HIJACKING IN THE WILD: SECURITY AND PRIVACY IMPLICATIONS

HTTP COOKIE HIJACKING IN THE WILD: SECURITY AND PRIVACY IMPLICATIONS Jason Polakis  |  Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Columbia University Suphannee Sivakorn  |  PhD Student, Columbia University Location:  South Seas IJ Date: Thursday, August 4 | 9:45am-10:35am Format: 50 Minute Briefing Track: Web AppSec The widespread demand for online privacy, also fueled by widely-publicized demonstrations of session hijacking attacks against popular websites… Read More »

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BLACKHAT BLACK HAT 2016 USA LAS VEGAS – TCP INJECTION ATTACKS IN THE WILD – A LARGE SCALE STUDY

TCP INJECTION ATTACKS IN THE WILD – A LARGE SCALE STUDY Gabi Nakibly  |  Network security research leader, Rafael — Advanced Defense Systems Location:  Mandalay Bay EF Date: Thursday, August 4 | 9:45am-10:35am Format: 50 Minute Briefing Track: Network Defense   In this work we present a massively large-scale survey of Internet traffic that studies the practice of… Read More »

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