In the same way that a hardware keylogger may remain undetected by office workers, Power Pwn - a newly created piece of hardware resembling a power strip or surge protector that is actually a network-snooping device - might pass unnoticed until it's too late.
Black Hat Abu Dhabi 2011 is scheduled to be held at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi on December 14-15.
Aruba Networks, which provided and maintained the wireless network for last week’s Black Hat USA 2011 conference, today provided some interesting statistics around the network’s use.
Next week at Black Hat, Stach & Liu researchers Francis Brown and Rob Ragan will show how the power of Google’s indexing capabilities can be harnessed to identify vulnerabilities - particularly SQL injection flaws - that can be used to take over millions of websites that are at risk.
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