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December 4-7, 2017
London UK
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March 20-23, 2018
Singapore
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August 4-9, 2018
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Event Updates
Black Hat Asia 2018:
First Briefings Announced
Black Hat Staff,
Black Hat Asia returns to Singapore, March 20-23, 2018 with hands-on technical Trainings, cutting-edge Briefings, Arsenal open-source tool demonstrations, top-tier solutions and service providers in the Business Hall, and more.
By Black Hat Staff , 12/13/2017
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Black Hat Europe 2017:
Deep Dive Into Crypto Vulnerabilities
Black Hat Staff,
By Black Hat Staff , 11/6/2017
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Black Hat Europe 2017:
New Briefings Announced
Black Hat Staff,
Final Batch of Black Hat Europe 2017 Briefings Released
By Black Hat Staff , 10/18/2017
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News & Commentary
10 Women in Security You May Not Know But Should
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
The first in a series of articles shining a spotlight on women who are quietly changing the game in cybersecurity.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 3/30/2018
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Looking Back and Thinking Ahead on Cyberwar, Nation-State Attacks
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark ReadingNews
In the domain of cyber warfare, the effective strategies for fighting yesterday's cyberattacks will not work against tomorrow's, experts said.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 3/23/2018
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Hunting Cybercriminals with AWS Honey Tokens
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark ReadingNews
Researchers at Black Hat Asia demonstrated how they used AWS honey tokens to detect security breaches at scale.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 3/22/2018
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New 'Mac-A-Mal' Tool Automates Mac Malware Hunting & Analysis
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark ReadingNews
Researchers at Black Hat Asia will demonstrate a new framework they created for catching and studying Apple MacOS malware.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 3/14/2018
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Microsoft Remote Access Protocol Flaw Affects All Windows Machines
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark ReadingNews
Attackers can exploit newly discovered critical crypto bug in CredSSP via a man-in-the-middle attack and then move laterally within a victim network.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 3/13/2018
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Asia's Security Leaders Feel Underprepared for Future Threats: Report
Dark Reading Staff, News
A new study highlights major concerns of cybersecurity leaders in Asia, where most fear critical infrastructure attacks, advanced threats, and social engineering.
By Dark Reading Staff , 3/12/2018
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Intel SGX Can Be Used to Hide, Execute Malware
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writerNews
The microprocessor giant's Software Guard Extensions security feature can be abused to implement virtually undetectable malware, Graz University researchers say.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 3/7/2018
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Researchers Defeat Android OEMs' Security Mitigations
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark ReadingNews
At Black Hat Asia, two security experts will bypass security improvements added to Android by equipment manufacturers.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 3/7/2018
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Design Weakness in Microsoft CFG Allows Complete Bypass
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writerNews
Researchers from Italy's University of Padua will demo a new technique to evade Control Flow Guard, the widely deployed security mechanism, at Black Hat Asia.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 3/6/2018
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Securing the Web of Wearables, Smartphones & Cloud
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark ReadingNews
Why security for the Internet of Things demands that businesses revamp their software development lifecycle.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 3/1/2018
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10 Can't-Miss Talks at Black Hat Asia
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
With threats featuring everything from nation-states to sleep states, the sessions taking place from March 20-23 in Singapore are relevant to security experts around the world.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 2/23/2018
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Researcher to Release Free Attack Obfuscation Tool
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark ReadingNews
Cybercrime gang FIN7, aka Carbanak, spotted hiding behind another Windows function, according to research to be presented at Black Hat Asia next month.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 2/20/2018
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Facebook Launches 'Secure the Internet Grants' Program
Dark Reading Staff, Quick Hits
The new initiative encourages universities, non-profits, and NGOs to submit applied research proposals for new security defense technologies that can be used in practice.
By Dark Reading Staff , 1/22/2018
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The Coolest Hacks of 2017
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark ReadingNews
Robots, voting machines, machine learning, and the wind were among the hacks security researchers pulled off this year.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/27/2017
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BlueBorne Attack Highlights Flaws in Linux, IoT Security
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark ReadingNews
Bluetooth vulnerabilities let attackers control devices running Linux or any OS derived from it, putting much of the Internet of Things at risk, including popular consumer products.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 12/14/2017
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Why Cybersecurity Must Be an International Effort
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark ReadingNews
The former head of cyber for the US State Department calls for agreements across countries to improve government cybersecurity.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 12/6/2017
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How the Major Intel ME Firmware Flaw Lets Attackers Get 'God Mode' on a Machine
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark ReadingNews
Researchers at Black Hat Europe today revealed how a buffer overflow they discovered in the chip's firmware can be abused to take control of a machine - even when it's turned 'off.'
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/6/2017
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Hacked IV Pumps and Digital Smart Pens Can Lead to Data Breaches
Dawn Kawamoto, Associate Editor, Dark ReadingNews
Researcher to reveal IoT medical device dangers at Black Hat Europe this week.
By Dawn Kawamoto Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 12/4/2017
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Intel Firmware Flaws Found
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark ReadingNews
Another big firmware security issue affecting Intel processors, requires OEM updates.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 11/22/2017
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Samsung Pay Leaks Mobile Device Information
Dawn Kawamoto, Associate Editor, Dark ReadingNews
Researcher at Black Hat Europe will show how Samsung Pay's security falls short and ways attackers could potentially bypass it.
By Dawn Kawamoto Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 11/22/2017
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