Schedule of BruCON 2010 presentations and workshops

BruCON 2010, to be held September 24-25 in Belgium, is an open-minded gathering of people discussing computer security, privacy, information technology and its cultural/technical implications on society. The conference creates bridges between the various actors active in computer security world, included but not limited to hackers, security professionals, security communities, non-profit organizations, CERTs, students, law enforcement agencies, etc.

Here is what the guys prepared for this year:


  • Memoirs of a Data Security Street Fighter by Mikko Hypponen


  • Automated 0wnage with Return Oriented Programming by Erik Buchanan
  • CsFire: browser-enforced mitigation against CSRF by Lieven Desmet
  • Cyber [Crime|War] – connecting the dots by Ian Amit
  • Embedded System Hacking and My Plot To Take Over The World by Paul Asadoorian
  • Fireshark – A tool to Link the Malicious Web by Stephan Chenette
  • GSM security: fact and fiction by Fabian van den Broek
  • Head Hacking – The Magic of Suggestion and Perception by Dale Pearson
  • NFC (Near Field Communication) Malicious Content Sharing by Roel Verdult
  • Project Skylab 1.0: Helping You Get Your Cloud On by Craig Balding
  • The Monkey Steals the Berries: The State of Mobile Security by Tyler Shields
  • The WOMBAT Project: Recent Developments in Internet Threats Analysis by Olivier Thonnard and Andy Moser
  • Top 5 ways to steal a company: Forget root, I want it all. by Chris Nickerson
  • You Spent All That Money And You Still Got Owned by Joseph McCray
  • Your Project: From Idea To Reality: Make A Living Doing What You Love by Mitch Altman


  • Cryptanalysis workshop: Breaking office encryption by Eric Filiol
  • Hardware Hacking Area: Learn To Make Cool Things With Microcontrollers! by Mitch Altman
  • Living with SELinux How to configure SELinux for your daily applications in CentOS/RHEL by Toshaan Bharvani
  • Lockpicking 101 by Walter Bergers (
  • Malicious PDF analysis by Didier Stevens
  • RFID workshop by Philippe Teuwen
  • Seccubus workshop: Analyzing vulnerability assessment data the easy way by Frank Breedijk
  • The Security Innovation Network – Cluster of Clusters by Ulrich Seldeslachts

Events during conference:

  • The Hex Factor
  • Live Security Podcaster Meetup
  • Lightning Talks
  • Hardware Hacking Area with Mitch Altman

Detailed information on each session is available on BruCON web site.

Our report from the past year’s event can be read over here.

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