[Snort-users] [HITB-Announce] REMINDER: Call for Papers for HITB GSEC

Hafez Kamal aphesz at ...14794...
Mon May 25 07:35:39 EDT 2015

REMINDER: The Call for Papers for the inaugural Hack In The Box GSEC
conference in Singapore is closing on the 31st of May.

Call for Papers: http://gsec.hitb.org/call-for-papers/
Event Website: http://gsec.hitb.org/sg2015/

HITB GSEC is a three-day security conference limited to 111 attendees
who vote on the final agenda of talks. Attendees can also opt to be
introduced to speakers and each other based on the votes they cast.

Held at the Sheraton Towers in Singapore from October 12th till the
16th, we'll start off with 2 days of hands-on intensive training classes
followed by a 3-day conference featuring keynotes by Kristin Lovejoy, GM
of IBM's Security Services Division and security thought leader, Winn

We are looking for 60-minute, offensive focused deep-knowledge
presentations. Research that is new, novel and preferably material
that has not been presented elsewhere prior.

Submission Process:

1.) Register for an account at http://gsec.hitb.org/cfp/

2.) Send us the following:

 - Presentation abstract (1000 - 1500 words)
 - White paper (3500 - 5000 words)
 - Supporting material (poc code, slides, video etc)
 - A recent photograph

3.) When CFP closes, audience voting begins. Each registered delegate
gets 3 votes to cast against any presentations they like.

4.) When a presentation receives 8 votes it is removed from voting. You
then receive an email introduction to voters which allows you to further
fine tune your presentation to suit the audience profile.

Important Dates:

May 31st 2015 - Call for Papers closes
June 1st - July 31st - Voting period
1st week of August - Final agenda announced


Each accepted submission will entitle speaker(s) to:

- Accommodation for 3 nights / 4 days

- Travel expense reimbursement up to USD1500.00 per slot for
non-resident speakers

- A USD1500 honorarium per slot

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to the following:

    SAP Security
    Cloud Security
    File System Security
    3G/4G/WIMAX Security
    SS7/GSM/VoIP Security
    Security of Medical Devices
    Critical Infrastructure Security
    Smartphone / Mobile Security
    Smart Card and Physical Security
    Network Protocols, Analysis and Attacks
    Applications of Cryptographic Techniques
    Side Channel Analysis of Hardware Devices
    Analysis of Malicious Code / Viruses / Malware
    Data Recovery, Forensics and Incident Response
    Hardware based attacks and reverse engineering
    Windows / Linux / OS X / *NIX Security Vulnerabilities
    Next Generation Exploit and Exploit Mitigation Techniques
    NFC, WLAN, GPS, HAM Radio, Satellite, RFID and Bluetooth Security

As always, we do not accept product or vendor related pitches.

HITB GSEC 2015 Singapore: http://gsec.hitb.org/sg2015/

Hafez Kamal
Hack in The Box (M) Sdn. Bhd
36th Floor, Menara Maxis
Kuala Lumpur City Centre
50088 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tel: +603-26157299
Fax: +603-26150088

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