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Call for Papers (CfP)

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March 1, 2006

HITBSecConf2006 - Call for Papers is now closed!


HITBSecConf is a deep-knowledge technical conference. Talks that are more technical or that discuss new and never before seen attack methods are of more interest than a subject that has been covered several times before. Summaries not exceeding 250 words should be submitted (in plain text format) to cfp -at- hackinthebox.org for review and possible inclusion in the programme.

Submissions are due no later than 1st of May 2006


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to the following:

· Analysis of network and security vulnerabilities
· Firewall technologies
· Intrusion detection
· Data Recovery and Incident Response
· GPRS and CDMA Security
· Identification and Entity Authentication
· Network Protocol and Analysis
· Smart Card Security
· Virus and Worms
· WLAN and Bluetooth Security.
· Analysis of malicious code
· Applications of cryptographic techniques,
· Analysis of attacks against networks and machines
· Denial-of-service attacks and countermeasures
· File system security
· Security in heterogeneous and large-scale environments
· Techniques for developing secure systems


We do not accept product or vendor related pitches. If your talk involves an advertisement for a new product or service your company is offering, please do not submit.

Your submission should include:

* Name, title, address, email and phone/contact number
* Draft of the proposed presentation (in PDF or PowerPoint format), proof of concept for tools and exploits, etc.
* Short biography, qualification, occupation, achievement and affiliations (limit 150 words).
* Summary or abstract for your presentation (limit 250 words)
* Time (45-60 minutes including time for discussion and questions)
* Technical requirements (video, internet, wireless, audio, etc.)

Each non-resident speaker will receive accommodation for 3 nights at The Westin Kuala Lumpur. For each non-resident speaker, HITB will cover travel expenses (through our airline partner, Malaysia Airlines) up to USD 1,000.00.

HITBSecConf2006 CTF Daemons/Flags

As part of our annual conference, HITB organizes an attack and defense hackgame commonly referred to as “Capture The Flag” or CTF. As part of our continued efforts to improve on the game and raise the bar each year, we are inviting speakers to contribute a daemon and exploit for this years CTF competition. For further details on the submission process, kindly e-mail dinesh -at- hackinthebox.org or ctfinfo -at- hackinthebox.org.

On behalf of The HITB Team, we thank you and look forward to seeing all of you at HITBSecConf2006 - Malaysia! Asia’s largest network security conference!

Event Organizer

Hack In The Box (M) Sdn. Bhd.

Supported & Endorsed By

Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC)

Malaysian Administrative Modernisation & Management Planning Unit

Platinum Sponsors

Foundstone - A division of McAfee Inc.

Microsoft Corporation

Main Sponsors

Cisco Systems

Lucent Technologies - Bell Labs Innovations

Official Airline Partner

Internet Bandwidth Sponsor

AIMS - Malaysia's Telecommunications Hub

Official Hotel

Westin Kuala Lumpur

CTF Sponsor


CTF Prize Sponsor

Scan Associates Berhad.

Our Speakers Are Supported By:

Bellua Asia Pacific

Core Security Technologies

Media Partners:

InfoSec News

(ISN) InfoSec News

Virus Bulletin online magazine is dedicated exclusively to reporting and analysing malicious computer programs and spam. The annual Virus Bulletin conference is cited by many in the industry as the anti-malware event of the year.

Insecure Magazine

Phrack Magazine

Hakin9 Magazine

Supporting Organizations


ISECOM - Insititue for Security and Open Methodologies

IT Underground

Chaos Computer Club (Germany)

X-Focus China

Zone-H Defacement Mirror

Xatrix Security


Special Interest Group in Security & Information InteGrity Singapore