Help Net Security editor-in-chief Mirko Zorz is attending BruCON and besides Tweeting via our main account (@helpnetsecurity), he is right now recording a series of videos, as well as taking photos. Here are a couple of new photos from today. Photos from the opening keynote proceedings are available here.
Justin Clarke presenting on SQL injection. Justin is the Director of Gotham Digital Science and Syngress author.
Attendees enjoying high quality lectures.
Eric Filiol during his presentation on cyber attacks.
The crowd gathering at the Hacker Lounge.
Help Net Security and (IN)SECURE Magazine among the conference supporters.
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