Defcon Kerala Information Security Meet 2014


DEFCON KERALA chapter is pleased to announce that the second edition of DEFCON Kerala 2014 will be held on March 8th at Hotel Travancore Court, Kochi. DEFCON Kerala (DC0497) is the first DEFCON Chapter in Kerala and is a DEFCON USA Registered group for promoting and demonstrating research and development in the field of Information Security. We are a group of Information Security Enthusiasts actively interested in promoting information security.

Whether you are an information security expert, researcher or newbie in the field of information security, we have the right events to satisfy your appetite. This year DEFCON Kerala bring you a host of events which include.

KEYNOTE SESSION
N. Vinayakumaran Nair, Assistant Commissioner, Hi-Tech Cell, Kerala Police

TECHNICAL TALKS
Be there with us to hear from the experts who are at the forefront of information security research. This year we have about 12 Technical Talks that demonstrate Information Security Research in various fields.

  • WI-Hawk - Anamika Singh, Product Specialist
  • Android Security and Mobile OS Security in General - Anto Joseph, Technical Consultant
  • Compromising a DB via the XSS Vulnerability. XSS + Metasploit + Social Engineering -Fadli B. Sidek&VikneshwaranVeeran, Security Consultants
  • Security through Obscurity No More Alive - Gaurav Raj Anand, Independent Researcher
  • XMLChor-XPATH Injection exploitation - HarshalJaiprakashJamdade, Security Researcher
  • Interactive Web Security Testing with IronWASP- Lavakumar, Founder IronWASP
  • Windows 8 Forensics - Nikhalesh Singh Bhadoria, Information Security Researcher
  • DrupSnipe: Vulnerability Scanner for live Drupal powered website - Ranjeet Singh Sengar and Sukesh Reddy, Security Researchers
  • Securing the Web-Native Bridge in Hybrid Mobile Apps - Sachinraj Shetty, Application Security Manager
  • Android Forensics and Security Analysis - Santhosh Kumar, Independent Security Researcher.
  • To be announced - Francis Alexander, Security Researcher, OpenSecurity
  • HackSpace Workshop - YashinMehaboobe, Security Researcher, OpenSecurity

HACKSPACE-Free Hardware hacking workshop


HackSpace is a free and interactive hands on workshop on hardware hacking. It'll cover everything from basic microcontroller programming to hardware based attacks. Workshop will start with basic programming fundamentals. This will serve as a base for the rest of the class. Attendees will be introduced to various boards such as the Raspberry Pi, various Arduino boards as well as boards such as the MSP430 Launchpad.

The course will include fundamentals of bus protocols such as UART,I2C and SPI and how they are used. This will all be covered from an HackSpace is a free and interactive hands on workshop on hardware hacking. It'll cover everything from basic microcontroller programming to hardware based attacks. Workshop will start with basic programming fundamentals. This will serve as a base for the rest of the class. Attendees will be introduced to various boards such as the Raspberry Pi, various Arduino boards as well as boards such as the MSP430 Launchpad. The course will include fundamentals of bus protocols such as UART,I2C and SPI and how they are used. This will all be covered from an InfoSec perspective. Attendees will learn how to utilize the boards for penetration testing and security research.

DEFKTHON CTF
DEFKTHON CTF is DEFCON Kerala's trademark CTF. This is a jeopardy style CTF with challenges categorized into Recon, Reversing, Web, Crypto and Miscellaneous. The CTF is open to all and will be online on March 3rd 9.00 IST and will run till March 4th 21.00 IST. Stay tuned to http://ctf.defconkerala.com/


BEST SPEAKER AWARD

Cyber Security and Privacy Foundation(CSPF) will award the best speaker a grant of Rs.10,000. The Speakers will be judged by a Committee including Team DEFCON Kerala and an honorable member form CSPF. Delegates can contribute 50% to this selection process.

Top 5 reasons to attend DEFCON KERALA 2014
Access to cutting edge Technical Talks.
Access to Hack Space, the Hardware Hacking workshop.
Certificate of Participation.
Slides, Tools or Materials provided by the Speaker.
A niche networking platform.


Entry Pass: Rs.1100
Student Pass: Rs.800 (with discount code)
DISCOUNT CODE: STUDENT_14
Complimentary food coupons for all attendees.

Visit: www.defconkerala.com
Register Here: http://defconkerala.com/registration.html

DEFCON Kerala 2014: Call For Papers is Open Now


DEFCON Kerala (DC0497) is a DEFCON USA Registered group for promoting information Security Research. We arrange up an environment of Hackers, Developers, Security Analysts, Security Enthusiasts, and the Corporate Security Stake holders before you.

Defcon Kerala is a platform for Security Researchers, both professionals and students to present their technical research papers and their creativity related to “Computer Security”. Defcon Kerala will be a stepping stone for professionals, beginners, and students by providing a starting point to advance their knowledge and skillsets.

Topic of Interest
  • New Security Tools
  • New Exploits Vulnerabilities and Zero Days
  • Cyber Forensics
  • Lock Picking & Physical Security exploitation
  • Web Application & Network Security
  • Antivirus/IDS/Firewall/filter evasion techniques
  • Social Engineering
  • Browser Exploitation
  • Mobile Application Security and Exploitation
  • Wireless Security
  • Denial of Service Attacks
  • Hardware Hacking/ SCADA Hacking
  • Honeypots
  • Encryption and Cryptography 
  • Fuzzing and Exploitation 
  • Open Source Security 
  • Anonymity in Internet
  • Carding and Black Market Analysis

NOTE: These are just some sample topics. You can send any topics related to Information Security.

Submission Format
Send your papers to cfp@defconkerala.com

Follow the format given below:
Name:
Designation:
Mobile:
Twitter Handle:
Brief Biography:
Paper Title:
Paper Abstract:
Publishing any Tools/Vulnerabilities/Zero Days (YES/NO, If Yes Specify the details):
Any Additional Requirements:
Attach a face photo shot to be published in the website.

IMPORTANT
Presentation Time: 30 mins

Speaker Benefits
  • Complimentary Pass to the Event
  • Certificate of Speaking
  • Food Coupons

Important Dates
CFP is open: 25th December 2013
CFP Submission Deadline: 10th February 2014
Complete set of Speakers will be published: 20th February 2014
Defcon Kerala Meet 2014 Scheduled on: 8th March 2014

Frequently visit our website for notifications and changes.
Stay tuned to www.defconkerala.com

Defcon Kerala Information Security Meet 2013


The Security Conference that you shouldn't miss - Defcon Kerala is a platform for Security enthusiasts to present their technical research papers and show case their skills.

Defcon Kerala will be a stepping stone for young professionals, beginners and students by providing a starting point to advance their knowledge and skill sets.

First Round Speakers for Defcon Kerala:
  • Nikhalesh Singh Bhadroia - Android Forensics
  • Oltjano - Break sqlmap into pieces
  • Archith KP - Expendables of Phishing
  • Francis Alexander - Real World Techniques & Firewall Evasion In SQLi
  • Lavakumar - IronWasp
  • Jayesh Singh Chauhan - Skanda - Cross Site Port Attacker
  • Saravanan I- Pwning the AIR
  • Muhammed Sherif - SOCIAL ENGINEERING – Art of human brain manipulation

We invite all the information security enthusiasts, hackers, coders, programmers, security & network professionals, web developers, students, academic practitioners, government, police, business & corporate and all of those who care about ‘Information Security’ to Defcon Kerala Information Security Meet. We invite you to attend the talks of Speakers and to expand your Network.

Who Should Attend the Meet?
  • Auditors
  • Application Developers
  • Application Testers
  • Chief Information Security Officers
  • Chief Technology Officers
  • Compliance Security Managers
  • Cyber Law Practitioners
  • Ethical Hackers
  • Information Security Researchers
  • Information Security Enthusiasts
  • Government Authorities related to Cyber Security
  • Software Engineers & Programmers
  • Security & Network Professionals
  • The curious Student community
  • And all those who cares about Security.

Registration

Entry Pass: Rs 1000/- Including networking, CTF Entry, Tea, Snacks, and Certificate of Attendance.

Student Pass: Rs 700/- (After 30% Discount on Entry Pass with the discount code “STUDENT_DEFCONK13″ Including all the benefits of Entry Pass.

DEFKTHON CTF

DEFKTHON CTF, the Trademark CTF of Defcon Kerala. We invite all the war lords to the battlefield. Get ready with Backtrack, Exploits, Hack suites and everything you got. Be there, Exploit hard and 0wn DEFKTHON.

Log on to: www.defconkerala.org

Defcon Kerala 2013 - Call for papers


Defcon Kerala (DC0497) is a Defcon USA Registered group for promoting and demonstrating research and development in the field of Information Security. We are a group of Information Security Enthusiasts. Defcon Kerala is a platform for students, professionals, geeks, and nerds to present there technical research papers and show case their skills. Speakers are invited to present papers on various information security related research topics before the delegates and interact them.

Some Topics of Interest:

Disclosure of new Hacking Tools

New Vulnerabilities and Zero Day Exploits

Cyber Forensics

Lock picking & physical security exploitation

Web Application & Network Security

Antivirus/IDS/Firewall/filter evasion techniques

Social Engineering

Metasploit Framework

Web Browser Exploitation

Mobile Application Security and Exploitation

Wireless Security

Denial of Service Attacks

Hardware Hacking/ SCADA Hacking

Honeypots

Fuzzing Techniques

Open Source Security

Cyber Laws, Cyber warfare, Cyber Ethics

Anonymity in Internet

Carding and Black Market Analysis

NOTE: These are just some sample topics. You can send any topics related to Information Security.

Paper Submission Details

Please send your papers to this email


Follow the format given below:

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Author Name:

Mobile:

Brief Biography:

Paper Title:

Paper Abstract:

Paper Outline:

Publishing/Disclosing any Tools/Vulnerabilities/Zero Days (YES/NO):

Any Additional Requirements:

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NOTE: Paper should be submitted in PDF, DOC, DOCX, or ODF Format. Presentation should not exceed 25mins. If your paper is selected then you will be notified soon and you should register for a Speaker Pass.

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Important Dates

Call For Papers is open: 13th January 2013

Call For Paper submission Deadline: 1st April 2013

Defcon Kerala Meet 2013 Scheduled on: 21st April 2013