This year, Cyber Security Dallas is pleased to announce Samy Kamkar as the Day 1 Opening Keynote.
Samy is an independent security researcher, best known for creating The MySpace worm, the fastest spreading virus of all time.
His open source software, hardware and research highlights the insecurities and privacy implications in everyday technologies, from the Evercookie which produces virtually immutable respawning cookies, to SkyJack, a drone that wirelessly hijacks and autonomously controls other drones. His work has been cited by the NSA, triggered hearings on Capitol Hill, and has been the basis for security advancements across virtually all major web browsers, smartphones, and other technologies.
Samy Kamkar Seminars
The State of Hacking and Cybercrime
When // Wednesday 31st October 08:30 – 09:20
Where // Keynote Theater, Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
Cost // $499 for a Keynote Pass - Limited Availability
In this seminar, Samy’s open source software, hardware and research highlights the insecurities and privacy implications in everyday technologies. Expect eye opening live hacks, demonstrations and audience involvement from the hacker that changed the internet forever.
Cyber Security Dallas will take place on 31 October -1 November at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center. Ticket info can be found here