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DEF CON

A hacker's convention held annually in Las Vegas since 1993. Coined from "DEFCON" (DEFense CONdition), the term for the defense readiness condition of the U.S. Armed Forces, DEF CON includes lectures on cracking computers and networks and contests to see who can break a code the fastest. The program schedule is reviewed by vendors and government entities, which have an interest in the information being divulged.
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I was scared straight and there was nobody there to guide me straight," said Grand, who will teach hardware hacking at DEFCON Kids, which is open to children ages eight to 16.
DEFCON 1: If the Cape and Islands are low IFR, I ask for a routing taking me around to the north, over GAILS, which essentially plops me over Hyannis airport for my hold'em or fold'em decision.
DEFCON is a unique conference experience with entrepreneurs, representatives of a broad range of companies and organizations, students, lawyers, law enforcement agents, civil libertarians, cryptographers, members of the media and hackers, among others, in attendance.
Foreground Security employs some of the smartest and insightful security professionals in the industry and it is an incredible achievement that the Painsec team has made it to the finals in DEFCON Capture the Flag only two months after the team was officially created," said Dave Amsler, President of Foreground Security.
At the DEFCON conference, CoreLabs experts will both present timely research and host an exciting backdoor flaw hiding competition aimed at programmers and hackers alike.
In addition, Moore will present "Fun with VxWorks" at Security B-Sides on July 29, 2010 and again at the Skytalks event at DEFCON 18, on July 31, 2010.
At the DEFCON Kids, there will be a classroom for kids to participate in demos and workshops, such as learning how to open Master locks, Google Hacking, making Electronics, Social Engineering, coding in Scratch and Communicating in Code.
In addition, two speakers from Rapid7 will present at DEFCON 17.
net have helped drive DEFCON managed services across its broad range of products, including virtual machines.
From its upgraded data centers, Layered Tech can now offer its DEFCON managed services to customers of Layered Tech's Grid Layer([R]) virtual machines; previously the DEFCON services, which mitigate challenges commonly associated with the operations of hosted infrastructure, were available only to dedicated-server clients.
AUSTIN, Texas -- CoreTrace, a provider of Application Whitelisting solutions, announced today the results of the "Race-to-Zero" contest held at DEFCON 16 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
PLANO, Texas -- Layered Technologies, a leading worldwide provider of "on demand" IT infrastructure, announces today DEFCON Management Services, a dedicated management services offering.