This year, one member of the Portcullis team went to one of the biggest security events in France: SSTIC (Symposium sur la sécurité des technologies de l’information et des communications). This post will highlight the most interesting presentations. Many of the slides, articles and videos are available on the SSTIC web site, but they are mostly in French. Continue reading
Presentation on how Windows kernel drivers work and where to look for vulnerabilities (as given at 44CON 2015). Continue reading
Graham recently gave a presentation at 44CON’s community night entitled “GET IN THE RING0″ on the subject of Windows kernel drivers. Continue reading
Presentation on vulnerabilities in the Symmetricom (Micro Semi) S350i time server (as given at EMF Camp 2014). Continue reading
We recently announced our sponsorship of EMF Camp 2014, were ready to go Portcullis flags in tow and will be heading on over to Milton Keynes to help get EMF ready.
While there we will not only be sponsoring the Lounge where people can come and enjoy a space to relax and drink beer and setting up Portcullis Village where people can visit us and exchange ideas but we will be having members of Portcullis hosting talks throughout the weekend. Continue reading
Presentation on system level vulnerabilities (as given at BT’s SnoopCon 2014). Continue reading
We are pleased to announce that two of our security consultants, Graham Sutherland and Tim Brown, will be presenting at the upcoming BSides London security conference on the 29th of April.
BSides London is an annual community-driven security conference which, this year, will be taking place at the Kensington and Chelsea Town Hall in London.
Graham’s talk coincides with the disclosure of a set of vulnerabilities in the administration features of the Citrix NetScaler appliance, which will be discussed in the talk. Continue reading
Of all the conferences I’ve been to, Securi-Tay has always been a favourite. I don’t know whether it’s the mix of security professionals and students, the relaxed atmosphere, or the balance between technical and non-technical talks, but it’s always a great time. For those of you that aren’t familiar with it, Securi-Tay is a student organised and lead conference, held annually by the Abertay Ethical Hacking Society at the University of Abertay, Dundee. This year’s event, held on January 15th (last week, at time of writing), marked the third instance of the conference. Continue reading
smaSHeM is a System V shared memory segment manipulator. Continue reading