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Re: DEFcon

From: Brent Shambaugh <brent.shambaugh@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:31:29 -0500
Message-ID: <CACvcBVqt-EdJhf2rqm_1RNAd8yxq_ax+SK69sR8ZHrJXet1vtA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Credentials Community Group <public-credentials@w3.org>
I think Manu talked about this a bit with webpayments, like 2 factor
authentication as mentioned the Starbucks App Hacking:
http://money.cnn.com/2015/05/13/technology/hackers-starbucks-app/
-Brent Shambaugh

Website: bshambaugh.org


On Tue, Jun 30, 2015 at 3:21 PM, Brent Shambaugh
<brent.shambaugh@gmail.com> wrote:
> I posted about Defcon on the WebPayments group and messaged a few
> people, but I can't stop thinking about it. If it is anything like
> last year, there will be 15,000 people there in the infosec community.
> This is the place Elon Musk went to find hackers to find
> vulnerabilities in the Tesla. (1). I know you all know a lot, but it
> bothers me that the people doing the work tend to be the same people
> and it is small in number.
>
> In addition to Defcon there is https://www.bsideslv.org/ and blackhat
> http://www.blackhat.com/ within a week.
>
> A few upcoming Web talks at Defcon:
>
> (3) How to Shot Web: Web and mobile hacking in 2015
>
> Jason Haddix Director of Technical Operations, Bugcrowd
>
> (4) Hacking Web Apps
>
> Brent White Security Consultant, Solutionary, Inc.
>
> (5) Extending Fuzzing Grammars to Exploit Unexplored Code Paths in
> Modern Web Browsers
>
> Saif El-Sherei Analyst, SensePost
>
> Etienne Stalmans Analyst, SensePost
>
>
> -Brent Shambaugh
>
> (1) http://www.opptrends.com/2014/08/tesla-motors-inc-tsla-plans-to-hire-hackers-at-defcon/
> (2) https://transportevolved.com/2015/05/21/tesla-to-attend-defcon-again-says-it-wont-be-running-an-official-hacking-competition/
> (3)https://defcon.org/html/defcon-23/dc-23-speakers.html#White
> (4) https://defcon.org/html/defcon-23/dc-23-speakers.html#Haddix
> (5) https://defcon.org/html/defcon-23/dc-23-speakers.html#El-Sherei
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