[clug] Fw: Ruxcon Computer Security Conference

Stephen Rothwell sfr at canb.auug.org.au
Fri Sep 15 03:22:20 GMT 2006

Hi all,

I thought this might interest some of you ...

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Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2006 12:04:59 +1000
From: chris at ruxcon.org.au
Subject: Ruxcon Computer Security Conference

RUXCON is on again in Sydney Australia. RUXCON is a non-profit IT Security Conference run by members of the IT Security community. Due to the diverse backgrounds and interests of RUXCON staff, the conference boasts a broad range of technical and non technical topics such as reverse engineering, cryptography, code analysis, computer forensics, identity crime, and social engineering.
Attendees have the opportunity to meet new people, either socially during the lunch or drink breaks, or during the many activities and competitions held over the weekend. Activities range from the light hearted chilli eating competition and computer security trivia quiz, right up to the competitive Capture the Flag tournament. 
RUXCON 2006 will be held over 30th of September to the 1st of October at the University of Technology in Sydney, $60 will cover you for two days worth of talks and experience, making it accessible to anyone who is genuinely interested in computer security.
	For more information please see: http://www.ruxcon.org.au
	RUXCON 2006 Presentations thus far (in order of acceptance):
	 1. Java Class Deobfuscation - Chris Mitchell
	 2. Mechanics of the Objective-C Trifecta - Reversing, Runtime Antics, & Exploit Development - Neil Archibald
	 3. Exploiting OpenBSD - Ben Hawkes
	 4. Anti-Forensic Rootkits - Darren Bilby
	 5. Access over Ethernet: Insecurites in AoE - Morgan Marquis-Boire
	 6. Attacks Against RFID - Josh Perrymon
	 7. Unusual Bugs - Ilja van Sprundel
	 8. A Quantitive Time Series Analysis of Malware and Vulnerability Trends - Craig Wright
	 9. IPv6: Under the Hood - Mark Dowd
	10. Software Vulnerabilities - Daniel Hodson
	11. PE Packers Used in Malicious Software - Paul Craig
	12. Web Services: Teaching a New Dog Old Tricks - Daniel Grzelak, Colin Wong
	13. Bypassing Corporate Email Filtering - Simon Howard
	14. Hit By A Bus: Physical Access Attacks with Firewire - Adam Boileau
	15. Metafuzz: Building Boring Fuzzers Faster, Using Metadata - Ben Nagy
	16. Dynamic Port Scanning - AR, HK
	17. The Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) - Christian Heinrich
	18. Ajax Security - Andrew van der Stock

Stephen Rothwell                    sfr at canb.auug.org.au

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