[ISN] Black Hat USA CFP Now Open!

From: InfoSec News (alerts@private)
Date: Thu Mar 08 2007 - 01:09:09 PST

Forwarded from: Jeff Moss <jmoss (at) blackhat.com>

Hello InfoSec News Readers,

I wanted to make some quick Black Hat related announcements.

The Call For Papers for Black Hat USA is now open.
This is the main event, and this year we have even more space, we have 
expanded from 9 tracks to 11, and we will be introducing Break Out 
sessions and the Deep Knowledge track will now span both days. We are 
working to expand the depth and breath of content, so if you have 
something up your sleeve you want to present, check out the CFP: 

Black Hat USA 2007 Training Classes now open.

Please see the following link for a complete list of classes being offered this
year. http://www.blackhat.com/html/bh-usa-07/train-bh-usa-07-index.html

Highlights include over 35 training classes including two new four day sessions.
Below is a sample of what to expect:

- The nuts and bolts of the Metasploit Framework: Metasploit 3.0 
  Internals by Matt Miller, aka skape.
- Web Application (In)security by NGS Software. If you are concerned 
  with the security of web applications and the insecurity they 
  introduce to your back end information systems this is the workshop 
  for you.
- TCP/IP Weapons School: Black Hat Edition by Richard Bejtlich, 
  TaoSecurity. Learn how networks can be abused and subverted, while 
  analyzing the attacks, methods, and traffic that make it happen.
- Ultimate Hacking: Wireless Edition by Foundstone. Knowledge is power 
  and you do not want the hackers to know more about your wireless 
  networks than you do.
- Hands-On Hardware Hacking and Reverse Engineering Techniques: Black 
  Hat Edition by Joe Grand. This course is the first of its kind and 
  focuses entirely on hardware hacking.
- ROOTKIT: Advanced 2nd Generation Digital Weaponry by Greg Hoglund and 
  Jamie Butler. Advanced class developed and taught by the creators of 
- Advanced Malware Deobfuscation by Jason Geffner & Scott Lambert. No 
  Source? No Symbols? No Problem.
- Hacking by Numbers: Combat Grading by SensePost. Advanced level. The 
  world’s first objective technical grading system for hackers and 
  penetration testers.

Black Hat Briefings and Trainings USA 2007:

Registration on-line at:

Hotel Reservations now open.


Black Hat Europe:
Black Hat Europe 2007 Hotel rate extended. We have extended the Group 
Rate at the Movenpick in Amsterdam until the end of this week (March 9). 
If you plan to stay at the hotel, now is the last minute for you reserve 
at the Black Hat conference rate, currently EUR 145,00 per night plus 
taxes. http://www.blackhat.com/html/bh-europe-07/bh-eu-07-venue.html

Thank you,
Jeff Moss

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