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Meeting Agenda - July 13th, 2017

13th July 2017

6:00pm:

Food and drinks served

Introduction

A brief overview of the Ohio Information Security Forum.

Hacking IoT for Fun and Knowledge

By: Deral Heiland

Abstract

Note: This is the third part of a multi-month exercise. Bring your notes, tools, and perhaps a laptop.

Bio

Deral Heiland CISSP, serves as a Research Lead (IoT) for Rapid7. Deral has over 20 years of experience in the Information Technology field, and has held multiple positions including: Senior Network Analyst, Network Administrator, Database Manager, Financial Systems Manager and Senior Information Security Analyst. Over the last 8+ years Deral’s career has focused on security research, security assessments, penetration testing, and consulting for corporations and government agencies. Deral also conducted security research on numerous technical subjects, releasing white papers, security advisories, and has presented the information at numerous national and international security conferences including Blackhat, Defcon, Shmoocon, DerbyCon, RSAC, and Hack In Paris. Deral has been interviewed by and quoted by several media outlets and publications including BBC, MIT Technical Review, MSNBC, SC Magazine, Threat Post and The Register.

Group Discussion

By: All

Abstract

A discussion of current-day topics relating to information security.

Meeting Agenda - June 8th, 2017

8th June 2017

6:00pm:

Food and drinks served

Introduction

A brief overview of the Ohio Information Security Forum.

PSE and Me

By: Robert Stewart

Abstract

A talk on social engineering and physical security.

Group Discussion

By: ALL

Meeting Agenda - May 11th, 2017

11th May 2017

6:00pm:

Food and drinks served

Introduction

A brief overview of the Ohio Information Security Forum.

Hacking IoT for Fun and Knowledge

By: Deral Heiland

Abstract

Note: This is the second part of a multi-month exercise. Bring your notes.

During this multi-month group exercise we will be examining an IoT-based product. We will methodically step through each part of this product's ecosystems (Mobile, Cloud, Hardware, Communication) to understand how it functions, search for vulnerabilities and determine how an attacker could potentially exploit it.

Bio

Deral Heiland CISSP, serves as a Research Lead (IoT) for Rapid7. Deral has over 20 years of experience in the Information Technology field, and has held multiple positions including: Senior Network Analyst, Network Administrator, Database Manager, Financial Systems Manager and Senior Information Security Analyst. Over the last 8+ years Deral’s career has focused on security research, security assessments, penetration testing, and consulting for corporations and government agencies. Deral also conducted security research on numerous technical subjects, releasing white papers, security advisories, and has presented the information at numerous national and international security conferences including Blackhat, Defcon, Shmoocon, DerbyCon, RSAC, and Hack In Paris. Deral has been interviewed by and quoted by several media outlets and publications including BBC, MIT Technical Review, MSNBC, SC Magazine, Threat Post and The Register.

TBA

By: TBA

Abstract

Bio

Changes at OISF

14th April 2017

Tom Webster, a member of OISF's Board of Directors, is stepping down.

Meeting Agenda - April 13th, 2017

13th April 2017

6:00pm:

Food and drinks served

Introduction

  • A brief overview of the Ohio Information Security Forum.
  • Some OISF Housekeeping
    • Board Members Needed
    • Financial Overview

Securing XMPP: Or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love WhatsApp

By: Tom Webster

Abstract

With the huge obsession with various messaging platforms out there, I wondered if I could roll my own based on XMPP, but do so securely. Follow me trials, errors, and frustrations as I dig through XMPP and try to deploy a modern messaging service using an antiquated standard.

Bio

Tom Webster is just a tech guy who rants about virtually everything. He's constantly breaking, fixing, and researching things as well as ranting over at SamuraiLink3.com and Twitter.

Group Discussion

By: Everyone