How much does it take to hack a mobile network?
Is electronic government secure
in the era of WikiLeaks and Anonymous?

Is SCADA hacking a Hollywood fiction
or the nowadays reality?
Internet banking: is there any chance to win
over the fraudsters?

Cyber-crimes, cyber-espionage, cyber-war: where do we draw a borderline?


Monday, October 29, 2012

Positive Hack Days III — Call For Papers Has Started

Hello everybody! Positive Russian hackers, organizers of the forum on practical information security Positive Hack Days III, invite you to participate in the forum as a speaker. The forum will take place on May 22-23, 2013.

The previous forum held in 2012 brought together 1,500 information security specialists from all over the world. More than 50 reports, workshops, seminars, and round tables took place there. The most significant representatives of the IS industry such as Bruce Schneier and Datuk Mohd Noor Amin, the chairman of IMPACT, were among the speakers. For the first time Alexander Gostev from Kaspersky Lab gave a detailed account of Flame, and Haythem El Mir spoke about the confrontation between Tunisia and Anonymous. The participants of PHDays 2012 successfully hacked Apple iPhone, Windows XP, and FreeBSD; tried themselves in money stealing from simulated ATMs and remote banking systems and in capturing control over industrial projects via SCADA.

If you want to share your experience, research results or demonstrate your skills, then we will be waiting for you in Moscow at the end of May 2013. Without you the forum will fell through!