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DefCamp #7 – International Hacking & Information Security Conference

Authors: Cristina NICADaniel BARBU

Published: IJISC – International Journal of Information Security and Cybercrime Volume 5, Issue 2, Year 2016

DefCamp, one of the most important conferences of Hacking & Information Security from Central and Eastern Europe has reached its Seventh edition this year. Held in Bucharest, on the 10th and 11th of November 2016, it brought together over 1100 attendees from 35 countries (according to organizer, CCSIR – Cyber Security Research Center from Romania). Read more…

Source: IJISC – International Journal of Information Security and Cybercrime Volume 5, Issue 2, Year 2016

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[Conference] Bucharest 2015 FIRST Technical Colloquium

Source: Bucharest 2015 FIRST Technical Colloquium

FIRST Technical Colloquia & Symposia provide a discussion forum for FIRST member teams and invited guests to share information about vulnerabilities, incidents, tools and all other issues that affect the operation of incident response and security teams.

For you that are new in FIRST or never have attended a TC, the colloquium typically provides one whole day of plenary sessions for informal discussions and presentations on topics of FIRST membership interest, or that are more sensitive in nature and related to the day-to-day work of participants.

The FIRST colloquia are typically hosted by members and since 2005 are being organized in a regional basis – the current regions being Latin-America, North-America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. For each region the goal is to organize one TC per year – either standing on its own, or jointly with regional CSIRT initiatives.

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OWASP EEE Bucharest Event 2015

OWASP EEE – Bucharest Event 2015 – October 9th

OWASP Bucharest team is happy to announce the OWASP Bucharest Event 2015, part of OWASP EEE, a one day Security and Hacking Conference. It will take place on 9th of October, 2015 – Bucharest, Romania.

The objective of the OWASP’s Eastern European Event is to raise awareness about application security and to bring high-quality security content provided by renowned professionals in the European region. Everyone is free to participate in OWASP and all our materials are available under a free and open software license.

This initiative will enable participants to get the most out of OWASP events and meetings in the region. During approximately a week OWASP chapters will organize events and meetings that will be broadcasted live so that every day people could watch presentations from another chapter.

Who Should Attend?

  • Application Developers

  • Application Testers and Quality Assurance

  • Application Project Management and Staff

  • Chief Information Officers, Chief Information Security Officers, Chief Technology Officers, Deputies, Associates and Staff

  • Chief Financial Officers, Auditors, and Staff Responsible for IT Security Oversight and Compliance

  • Security Managers and Staff

  • Executives, Managers, and Staff Responsible for IT Security Governance

  • IT Professionals Interesting in Improving IT Security

  • Anyone interested in learning about or promoting Web Application Security

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OWASP Romania InfoSec Conference – October 2014

Author: Ionut – Daniel BARBU

Source: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OwaspRomaniaConference2014#tab=Welcome

OWASP Romania InfoSec Conference is starting to be a usual event among the field’s enthusiasts. As October has been chosen worldwide to be the Information Security Awareness month, this event kept the tradition so it was held on Friday, 25th at the University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest. This event review has been written from various perspectives: organizer, OWASP member, RAISA member and information security analyst.

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SPARKS #1 Event Review – March 2014

Author: Ionut – Daniel BARBU

Source: sparks.ccsir.org

SPARKS #1 was a short but very interesting Security and Hacking event that took place on March 4, 2014 at TechHub, Bucharest. It is the first in a new – born series of information security related meetings.

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