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Paris June 9th, 2011 – The very best of the Information Security community in Europe will gather at the Disneyland Paris Conference Center from June 14 -17 , 2011 to participate in the first Hack-In-Paris (HIP) Conference which will be followed by Nuit Du Hack on June 18, 2011. HIP will allow its attendees to understand the concrete reality of IT security consequences to companies. The program include state of the art IT security information, industrial espionage, penetration testing training, forensics, malware analysis, and countermeasures.

As collectively agreed by both its co-founders, Olivier Franchi and Paolo Pinto, “It is due to the overwhelming success of Nuit Du Hack combined with today’s higher IT industry expectations that led to the conceptualization of Hack-In-Paris this year. We have high hopes for Hack In Paris to becoming one of France’s top IT security event in the coming years”

The first two days of HIP are dedicated to trainings and the last two days (June 16-17) will be focused on both trainings and workshops. The trainings will feature two parallel tracks, presented by the two internationally recognized technical experts, Mr Fernando Got and Mr Peter Van Eackhoutle who will be speaking on Hacking IPv6 Networks, and Win32 Exploit Development respectively.

The HIP Program Board which comprises world renowned IT Security experts, have selected some of the best speakers and topics as follows:

1. Winn Schwartau : Cyberwar-4G a/k/a The Coming Smart Phone Wars.

2. Mario Heiderich: Locking the Throne Room – ECMA Script 5, a frozen DOM and the eradication of XSS.

3. Bruno Kerouanton: Be a smart CISO: Learn about people

4. Peter Van Eeckhoutte: “Project Quebec” and win32 exploit development with pvefindaddr.

5. Nicolas Grégoire: Offensive XSLT.

6. David Rook: Agnitio: the security code review Swiss army knife.

7. Flora Bottaccio and Sebastien Andrivet: Pentesting iPhone & iPad Applications.

8. Jean-Baptiste Aviat: Skirack: ROP for masses.

9. Mario Heiderich: The forbidden image – Security impact of SVG on the WWW.

10. Alain Zidouemba: A close look at rogue antivirus programs.

11.Tom Keetch: Escaping Windows Sandboxes.

“We are proud to be the exclusive certification partner for this maiden event. We applaud the efforts, and support the cause of the organizers in making this event as a platform to educate the general public about information security,” commented EC-Council’s Vice President, Sean Lim.

EC-Council certified members will get to earn 16 continuing education credits (ECE)for attending any of HIP’s 2 days trainings, and an additional16 ECE credits for attending HIP 2-days conference.

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Hacker Halted To Make Debut In Egypt

Under the auspices of His Excellency Dr. Tarek Kamel, Minister of Communications and Information Technology: Raya Academy, in cooperation with the EC Council, hosts “Hacker Halted 2010″ for the first time in Africa

Raya Academy, in cooperation with the EC Council, organized Hacker Halted Egypt 2010, a conference specialized in information security and combating internet crime, for the first time in Africa. Under the auspices of His Excellency Dr. Tarek Kamel, Minister of Communications and Information Technology, the conference will take place from 13 – 14 December, 2010 in Fairmont Heliopolis Hotel, Cairo, Egypt.

More than 20 international IT professionals will discuss security and privacy of people’s information in the course of 16 sessions. The conference will also discuss the newest technologies that are adopted by large companies and e-government systems, such as cloud computing, as well as the international standards used to secure entities in different sectors, such as the banking, health and e-government sectors.

It is worth mentioning that Hacker Halted Egypt is being held during the same time of the “Third Arab African Conference on Internet Crime and Information Security”, under the auspices of His Excellency Dr. Ahmed Fathy Sorour, President of the Egyptian People’s Assembly, His Excellency Dr. Ahmed Darwish, Minister of State Administrative Development and His Excellency Dr. Mofeed Shehab, Minister of State for legal and Parliamentary Affairs.

In addition, the conference will be attended by regional and international organizations such as the Bureau of Intellectual Property of the League of Arab States, the United Nations Office on Crime, the International Telecommunication Union and the Arab Organization of Administrative Development.

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