Videos Tagged with "Security BSides"

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BSidesLV 2012: Termineter Framework and Smart Meter Testing

July 31, 2012

The "Power Grid" is a growing topic in the security industry and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) is a topic that hasn't been discussed to its full potential. Spencer's presentation discussed the types of vulnerabilities found in Smart Meters, and gave examples from real world assessments he conducted...

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BSides London and Infosec Europe 2012

May 11, 2012

So I guess the one thing you can take away from it all is that if you want to speak to CISO’s and heads of security or other high-flying execs, the easiest way to do so is get yourself a camera, a microphone and a press pass to an event and they will be like putty in your hands...

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BSidesSF: HP's Rafal Los on Network Security Challenges

March 02, 2012

Rafal Los is the Chief Security Evangelist for HP Software and took a few minutes to discuss challenges associated with Enterprise Network Security. He works with customers, the industry, and the community on effectively bringing business and technology together securely...

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BSidesSF: Lenny Zeltser on Infosec Recruitment

March 01, 2012

Lenny Zeltser and Lee Kushner presented at Security BSides San Francisco on elements of successful infosec interviewing and hiring from the perspective of both sides of the process: the candidate and the employer...

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BSidesSF: Josh Shaul on Security and Hacktivism

March 01, 2012

Josh Shaul, CTO for Application Security, Inc., took a few minutes out of his schedule at the BSides San Francisco event to discuss security issues and the mounting threats posed by hacktivist activities...

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BSidesSF: AlienVault CTO Roger Thornton on Network Visibility

February 29, 2012

Roger Thornton, CTO at AlienVault, discusses the need for organizations to reduce the overall cost of network security visibility. He believes that technology is not the problem, but instead it is the time, money and staff needed for effective and meaningful visibility...

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BSidesSF: Sharing Threat Intelligence with AV-OTX

February 29, 2012

David Barroso and Jaime Blasco discuss the AlienVault Open Threat Exchange (AV-OTX) - a system for sharing intelligence among OSSIM users where an attack on any member alerts and arms the others with the timely intelligence required to manage a similar event...

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BSidesSF: Dominique Karg on the AlienVault Open Source Model

February 28, 2012

Dominique Karg, Co-Founder and Chief Hacking Officer for AlienVault, took some time to discuss the many myths around open source architecture, the inherent benefits and problems, and why AlienVault ultimately decided to go with the open source model...

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BSidesSF: Marcia Hofmann on Security Research and the Law

February 28, 2012

Marcia Hofmann was a panelist at the Security BSides San Francisco event along with other attorneys from the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Marcia took a few minutes to discuss precautions security researchers need to take from a legal perspective...

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BSidesSF: Will Tarkington on Human Hacking Techniques

February 28, 2012

Will Tarkington presented an overview of the common techniques used by con men, psychics, spiritualists, and salesmen. The talk covered a wide range of cold, warm, subtle expressions, Barnum statements, selective memory, and body language...

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BSidesSF: Mike Dahn Discusses Everything Security BSides

February 28, 2012

Michael Dahn is one of the founders of Security BSides, a series of security community events born out of the rejections to the Call For Papers for Black Hat USA 2009. Each BSides is a community-driven framework for and by information security community members...

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BSidesSF: Dr. Mike Lloyd on Measuring Security Effectiveness

February 28, 2012

In his thought-provoking presentation at Security BSides SFO, Dr. Mike Lloyd - CTO at RedSeal Networks described methods for building an enterprise security metrics program that’s completely different from the current model of counting vulnerabilities or patches applied...

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BSidesSF: Amol Sarwate on SCADA Security Challenges

February 27, 2012

Amol Sarwate examined how SCADA security and advance persistent threats have now taken center stage. While the industry has some success in dealing with IT security, when it comes to industrial control systems or SCADA systems, it still has enormous challenges...

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