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Call for Papers (CfP)

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The Call for Papers for HITBSecConf2007 - Dubai is now closed.
Thank you to everyone who submitted!


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 February 2007


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 Sheraton Creek hotel in Dubai. For each non-resident speaker, HITB will cover travel expenses (through our airline partners, Emirates Airlines and Malaysia Airlines) up to USD 1,000.00.

HITBSecConf2007 - Dubai - Sponsorship Options

This is an opportunity to position your company as a major supporter of the event. We have several sponsorship packages which offers an extensive variety of direct and exclusive mechanisms for pre-event exposure and direct business generation during the event. If you are interested in further details regarding sponsorship of HITBSecConf2007 - Dubai, please contact us.

On behalf of The HITB Team, we thank you and look forward to seeing all of you at HITBSecConf2007 - Dubai! The one and only deep-knowledge network security conference in the Middle East!

Event Organizer

Hack In The Box (M) Sdn. Bhd.

Supported & Endorsed By

UAE Telecommunications Regulatory Authority(TRA)

Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC)

Malaysian Administrative Modernisation & Management Planning Unit

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Microsoft Corporation

HP Middle East

Official Airline Partner

Official Airline Partner for HITB Crew

CTF Sponsor

Scan Associates

CTF Prize Sponsor

Scan Associates

Official Media Partner

Official Publications

Our Speakers Are Supported By:

Telspace Systems

Telecom Security Task Force - TSTF.net


F-Secure Corp

Mozilla Corporation

FMA-RMS (Singapore/Malaysia)

Official Hotel

Supporting Media:

InfoSec News

(ISN) InfoSec News


Xakep (Russia)

Insecure Magazine

PHRACK Magazine

Hakin9 Magazine

Supporting Organizations

ISECOM - Insititue for Security and Open Methodologies

IT Underground

X-Focus China

Zone-H Defacement Mirror

Xatrix Security