We wanted to send out a recap and thanks to all of you that were able to attend and help make the Las Vegas “Cyber Week” one of our best ever! It was action-packed, with a full agenda at BlackHat, BSidesLV and DEF CON this year; with great talks, and workshops, meetups, and of course, parties with all of you!
Check out our photo gallery to relive all of the Cyber Week 2017 activities in Vegas!
Below are a selection of a few of our talks from our accomplished Synack R&D team – A big shout out to Patrick Wardle, Mikhail Sosonkin and David Weinman!
- Offensive Malware Analysis: Dissecting OSX/Fruitfly via a Custom C&C Server
- Death By 1000 Installers…It’s All Broken
- Introduction to Reversing and Pwning
- Intro to Cheat Engine (a talk he gave at r00tz Village for kids!)
Social Media Love:
“Now @synack even got their own helicopter to uber the @SynackRedTeam 😉 That was a truly awesome ride – thanks guys!”
“Just found the booth 648 of my favorite #bugbounty platform! Thanks @synack for a first very warm welcome 🙂 #BHUSA”
“New workstation at #r00tz “How To Hack Pentagon” super interesting, kids come check it out at r00tz village @defcon”
“Great talk @H4ckerLife on hacking travel routers at DEFCON. Three DEFCON talks in one day by @synack . Represent!”
“Meeting @selenalarson @cnntech, chatting hacker stuff and teaching kids to #hack at #defcon25 #rootz #synack”
- Some of the news articles on Patrick’s Fruitfly discovery:
Mysterious Mac Malware Has Infected Victims for Years | Motherboard
- Mikhail hacks Aditi Roy’s (CNBC) laptop at DEF CON.
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It’s become clear that Crowdsourced Penetration Testing has truly taken the security testing market by storm. In the past year, Synack was recognized as the DoD’s most trusted vendor for their “Hack the Pentagon” project. Thanks again to all of you on the Synack Red Team (SRT) who participated and helped make the project a success!
As a member of our SRT: you can leverage our specialized researcher testing and analytics platform, gain extra efficiencies, and help our customers manage their security risk ahead of the adversary. We’d love to tell you more about how the Synack Red Team platform can provide you with intriguing benefits and rewards. We are always on the lookout for the best talent in the industry, so have a deeper look and consider joining our team!