Hello from Malaysia!
The Call for Papers (CFP) for the 6th Hack In The Box Security
Conference in Malaysia (27th - 30th October 2008) is now open.
We've got some really cool stuff lined up this year including an
open-hack competition for charity, a third track in the conference
(hitb-labs), 4 keynote speakers + 30 international experts, the usual
team based capture the flag competition, a new wireless (bluetooth,
rfid, 802.11) village and lock picking village!
Summaries not exceeding 1250 words should be submitted (in plain text
format) to cfp -at- hackinthebox.org for review and possible inclusion
in the programme.
Submissions are due no later than 30th of June 2008
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to the following:
# 3G/4G Cellular Networks
# Apple / OS X security vulnerabilities
# SS7/Backbone telephony networks
# Analysis of network and security vulnerabilities
# Firewall technologies
# Intrusion detection
# Data Recovery, Forensics and Incident Response
# HSDPA and CDMA Security
# Identification and Entity Authentication
# Network Protocol and Analysis
# Smart Card and Physical Security
# Virus and Worms
# WLAN, RFID and Bluetooth Security
# Analysis of malicious code
# Applications of cryptographic techniques
# Analysis of attacks against networks and machines
# File system security
We do not accept product or vendor related pitches. If your talk
involves an advertisement for a new product or service your company is
offering, please do not submit.
Your submission should include:
# Name, title, address, email and phone/contact number
# Short biography, qualification, occupation, achievement and
affiliations (limit 250 words).
# Summary or abstract for your presentation (limit 1250 words)
# Technical requirements (video, internet, wireless, audio, etc.)
Each non-resident speaker will receive accommodation for 2 nights/3
days. For each non-resident speaker, HITB will cover travel expenses up
to USD 1,000.00.
HITBSecConf2008 - Malaysia - Sponsorship Options
For an opportunity to position your company as a major supporter of this
event, we have several sponsorship packages which offers an extensive
variety of direct and exclusive mechanisms for pre-event exposure and
direct business generation during the event. If you are interested in
further details regarding sponsorship of HITBSecConf2008 - Malaysia,
please contact us.
On a related note, the keynote presentation videos from HITBSecConf2008
- Dubai is also now available for download from here:
Day 1 Keynote:
Day 2 Keynote:
See you guys in October!
The HITB Team.