Reboot It! Episode 68 with Bill Gardner, Amanda Berlin, Joshua Marpet, and Scott Lyons

Upcoming Conferences

 

Bsides Indy

March 11

http://www.bsidesindy.com

 

Bloomcon

March 24-25

Bloomsburg, PA

http://bloomcon.com/

 

AIDE 2017 (Mark Boltz-Robinson keynote speaker)

April 3-7, Information Security Program will be on the Thursday, April 6 and and Friday, April 7

Marshall University Forensic Science Center

1401 Forensic Science Dr

Huntington, WV

Call for Sponsors is also Open

http://appyide.org

 

BSidesNash (w/Amanda Berlin as keynote!)

https://bsidesnash.org

April 22, 2017

SOLDOUT

There's a waitlist

 

BSidesCharm

http://www.bsidescharm.com

April 29-30, 2017

Baltimore Convention Center

Baltimore, MD

SOLDOUT

There's a waitlist

 

Th0tcon 0x8 (Chicagoland con)

May 4-5, 2017

http://thotcon.org

SOLDOUT

 

HackMiami

May 19-21, 2017

https://www.hackmiami.com

 

BSides London

June 7

London

CFP is open

Call for Workshops is open

CFP and Call for Workshops closes on 3/27

https://www.securitybsides.org.uk/

 

DerbyCon 7.0  “Legacy”

Call for Trainers will open March 6th, 2017 and close on April 14th, 2017.

Sponsorships open to public March 7th, 2017 (contact info [at] derbycon.com if interested).

Training Tickets will go on sale May 1st, 2017.

Tickets will go on sale for general admission May 6th (Derby Day) 2017.

Call for Papers will open April 1st 2017 and close July 1st, 2017.

DerbyCon training is on September 20th and 21st, 2017.

DerbyCon the conference runs from September 22nd to the 24th, 2017.

https://www.derbycon.com

 

Hack3rCon 8

The “Ocho”

Nov. 17 – 19, 2017

South Charleston, WV

CFP opens on June 1, 2017

http://securewv.com/


 

Stories

 

Trump White House shopping for high-end security software to plug leaks

http://foreignpolicy.com/2017/03/03/trump-white-house-shopping-for-technology-to-plug-leaks/

 

DOJ says it would rather drop a child porn case than reveal technical details about the FBI's Tor Browser exploit, as a court had ordered.

https://twitter.com/bradheath/status/837846963471122432/photo/1

 

U.S. drops child porn case to avoid disclosing Tor exploit

http://www.computerworld.com/article/3176541/security/us-drops-child-porn-case-to-avoid-disclosing-tor-exploit.html#tk.rss_security

 

American Bar Association to offer cybersecurity insurance to law firms: After a year which saw multiple law firms end up in the headlines for data breaches, the American Bar Association expanded its insurance program last week to offer cybersecurity coverage.

https://www.cyberscoop.com/american-bar-association-cybersecurity-insurance/

 

Metasploit team released Metasploit Vulnerable Services Emulator

http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/56886/hacking/metasploit-vulnerable-services-emulator.html

 

Uber's Secret App for Tracking Cops Sounds Creepy as Hell

http://gizmodo.com/ubers-secret-app-for-tracking-cops-sounds-creepy-as-hel-1792949962

 

Microsoft bug bounty: Now it doubles cash to put more focus on Office 365 flaws

http://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-bug-bounty-now-it-doubles-cash-to-put-more-focus-on-office-365-flaws/

 

Danbury trustees pick dog show date

http://www.sanduskyregister.com/story/201703080042

 

Yahoo says about 32 million accounts accessed using 'forged cookies'

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-yahoo-databreach-idUSKBN1685UY

 

Police looking for man who stole Chevy Equinox and 9 baby parrots

http://www.abcactionnews.com/news/region-pinellas/police-looking-for-man-who-stole-chevy-equinox-and-9-baby-parrots

 

WikiLeaks releases 'entire hacking capacity of the CIA' - Vault7

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/03/07/wikileaks-releases-entire-hacking-capacity-cia.html

 

Social-Engineer Toolkit (SET) v7.6 codename "Vault7"

https://github.com/trustedsec/social-engineer-toolkit