The countdown to Black Hat has begun
Black Hat is fast approaching and we’re starting to get excited! Taking place in Las Vegas on 3 – 8 August, Black Hat is the world’s leading cybersecurity event and the place to be if you want to learn about the latest industry research, developments and trends. Keen cybersecurity pros have been flocking to Black Hat…
Black Hat is fast approaching and we’re starting to get excited! Taking place in Las Vegas on 3 – 8 August, Black Hat is the world’s leading cybersecurity event and the place to be if you want to learn about the latest industry research, developments and trends. Keen cybersecurity pros have been flocking to Black Hat for 22 years – and we wouldn’t miss it for the world.
You’ll find Immersive Labs at booth 2229 in the Main Business Hall. Swing by to see how, for the first time, business leaders can monitor and develop their entire workforce in real time with one platform. Meet the team behind Immersive Labs and find out why organizations including Goldman Sachs, KPMG and BT are using it.
See our team in action
Kevin Breen, Content Director, and Kristofer Anderson, Principal Content Engineer, have been invited to talk at this year’s Black Hat. Both talks will take place on 8 August at the Arsenal. Make sure you don't miss them!
From 1pm at Arsenal Station 4, Kevin (@KevTheHermit) will discuss how you can use Yara to scan the treasure trove of information that is Pastebin. A self-confessed geek, Kevin has a passion for malware and memory forensics. He began his technical career in the British Army as a Telecommunications Radio Technician, repairing military radios, SatComs and Trunk Comms. It wasn't long before he discovered cybersecurity and found his current obsession, which inspired him to create his first open source tools. Nowadays, Kevin continues to give back to the community that helped him so much by researching and publishing tools and techniques. You can find out more about his talk here.
Kristofer (@Ziconius) will be giving a talk on Fudge and its uses as a collaborative C2 framework for purple teaming. You can catch him at 2:30pm at Arsenal Station 9. At Immersive Labs, Kris is responsible for designing and building lab environments, as well as internal tool development. He previously worked as a penetration tester and later became involved in red teaming, where he was exposed to all manner of weird and wonderful things. Ultimately, he found that his passion lay in Windows network exploitation. Read more about his talk here.
We’ll see you at booth 2229!
Accenture Security Hackathon, powered by Immersive Labs
We’ve partnered with Accenture, Palo Alto and Splunk to bring you the Accenture Security Hackathon, powered by Immersive Labs. Throughout Black Hat, you’ll have the chance to showcase your skills to the world’s top cybersecurity companies by taking part in the Hackathon. Stop by the Accenture stand at any time to take part.
We’re offering free access to the Immersive Labs platform to help you warm up and polish your skills for the Hackathon. All you have to do is register here using code BLACKHAT2019.
If you already use Immersive Labs, we’ve created a dedicated Objective for you to power through. Simply log in, go to Objectives and search for ‘Accenture Security Hackathon warm up, powered by Immersive Labs’.
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