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?


Wednesday, February 26, 2014

PHDays IV Topics

How can you create a virus or a botnet for Android? What else do you get when you buy a hard disk drive at an eBay auction? What threats surround a SIM card owner? How can you get one-time password tokens?

Get answers to these questions and more at Positive Hack Days IV, the international information security event.

The final stage of Call For Papers started on February 17 and lasts until March 31. The first group of speakers for the technical program of PHDays IV has been selected. Abstracts of their papers are presented below.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Only Two Weeks Left to Apply for PHDays Young School

Do to  popular demand we have decided to extend the application deadline for the information security competition of young scientists. Applications for  participation in PHDays IV Young School will now be accepted until March 1, 2014 (23:59 UTC).

This the third year for Young School, but the first time, scientists from outside Russia are invited to participate – making it truly an international contest. The competition is designed for students, postgraduates, and young scientists who conducted studies based on various topics.