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AVAR 2018

The Dynamic Security Ecosystem

Goa, India.

28th – 30th Nov 2018

Get Practical Insights from High-Profile Security Experts

AVAR2018 Programme

Day 1 – Wednesday, 28th November, 2018

14.00 to 18.30 Wednesday, 28th November, 2018

Registration

18.30 – 19.30 Wednesday, 28th November, 2018

Welcome Drinks Reception

Day 2 – Thursday, 29th November, 2018
Track 1 Track 2 Let’s Discuss

8.00 to 9.00 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Registration

8.30 – 8.50 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Speakers’ meeting

9.30 – 9.40 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Opening speech

9.40 – 9.45 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Chariman’s address

9.45 to 10.15 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Keynote address 1

10.15 – 10.45 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Keynote address 2

 

10.55 – 11.25 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Catching multilayered zero-day attacks on MS Office

Vladislav Stolyarov & Boris Larin
Kaspersky Lab

 

10.55 – 11.25 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

The Big Bang Theory By APT-C-23

Lotem Finkelsteen & Aseel Kayal
Check Point Software Technologies

 

10.55 – 11.25 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Threat Intelligence: Understanding the scope for enterprise security infrastructure

Panel Discussion

11.25 – 11.45 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Coffee / Tea Break

 

11.45 – 12.15 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Botception: Botnet distributes script with bot capabilities

Jan Sirmer & Adolf Středa
AVAST Lab

 

11.45 – 12.15 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

One (S)hell of a Threat: Gateway to Other Platforms

Michael Jay Villanueva & John Kevin R. Sanchez
Trend Micro

 

11.45 – 12.15 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Android SOS: The Urgent Need to Secure OS Settings

Anurag Shandilya & V.Dhanalakshmi
K7 Computing

 

12.15 – 12.45 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Back to the Low-Level: WebAssembly file infection and structure

Daniel (Jinyoung) Choi
AVIRA

 

12.15 – 12.45 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Jump from Taiwan to Germany not standing up from a chair: how Winnti group spreads world-wide

Dmitry Tarakanov
Kaspersky Lab

 

12.15 – 12.45 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Extending Binary Instrumentation To Automate Malware Reversing

Anoop Saldanha & Abhijit Mohanta
Juniper Threat Labs

 

12.45 – 13.15 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Malaysian government targeted with mash-up espionage toolkit

Tomáš Gardoň & Filip Kafka
ESET

 

12.45 – 13.15 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Smart car forensics and sensor warfare

Gabriel Cirlig & Stefan Tanase
Ixia

 

12.45 – 13.15 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

An untold story of a Spy

Diwakar Kumar Dinkar & Rahamathulla Hussain
McAfee Labs

13.15 – 14.25 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Lunch break

 

14.25 – 14.40 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Sponsor presentation (AV-Comparatives)

 

14.25 – 14.40 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Sponsor presentation (PolySwarm)

 

14.40 – 15.10 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

“The rules exist to violate them” or advanced methods of using classic NIDS

Alexey Vishnyakov
Security Code

 

14.40 – 15.10 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Oops! It happened again!

Righard Zwienenberg & Eddy Willems
ESET & G Data

 

14.25 – 15.40 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Easier WinDbg scripting with Javascript for malware research

Vanja Svajcer
Cisco

 

15.10 – 15.40 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Fileless Fever: An in-depth Breakdown of Attacks from Poweliks to PowerGhost

Kaarthik RM
K7 Computing

 

15.10 – 15.40 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Monitoring Darknet: Are you doing enough?

Muslim Koser
Volon Cyber Security

15.40 – 16.00 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Coffee / Tea Break

 

16.00 – 16.30 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Applying Deep Learning for PE-malware detection

Ajay Shinde & Krishna Sawe
Quick Heal

 

16.00 – 16.30 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Automated Real-World Testing of Mobile Security Solutions – Android and iOS

Andreas Clementi, Peter Stelzhammer, Christoph Leitner & Philippe Rödlach
AV-Comparatives

 

16.00 – 16.30 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity: All hype or only hope?

Panel Discussion

 

16.30 – 17.00 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

The GandCrab Mentality

Joie Salvio & Jasper Libranda Manuel
Fortinet Inc

 

16.30 – 17.00 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

How to increase cybercrime: stop cooperating with each other

Dennis Batchelder & Hong Jia
AppEsteem

 

16.30 – 17.00 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

GDPR: Impact of data privacy regulation on cybersecurity

Panel Discussion

 

17.00 – 17.30 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Hide and Seek: An Investigation into changing dynamics of Android APT’s

Jagadeesh Chandraiah
Sophos

 

17.00 – 17.30 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Beyond the Dictionary of the Probable: A Possibility-Based Brute-Force Attack

Randy Abrams & Briana Butler
Webroot

 

17.00 – 17.30 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Spam syndicate 2.0 — Under the hood of Spambots

Raashid Bhat
Spamhaus Project

19.00 – 19.30 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Pre-Dinner Drinks

19.00 – 19.30 Thursday, 29th November, 2018

Gala Dinner

Day 3 – Friday, 30th November, 2018
Track 1 Track 2

09.30 – 10.00 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Cracking the Shell

Christopher D. Del Fierro & John Angelo V. Lipata
G Data

09.30 – 10.00 Friday, 30th November, 2018

DDoS Attack: Groups and Campaigns in China, major tools and techniques

Weike Lu
ThreatBook

10.00 – 10.30 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Demystifying PowerGhost: A Fileless Cryptominer

Tejas Girme
Qualys

10.00 – 10.30 Friday, 30th November, 2018

SiliVaccine: North Korea’s Weapon of Mass Detection

Mark Lechtik
Check Point Software Technologies

10.30 – 11.00 Friday, 30th November, 2018

From Hacking Team to Hacked Team to…?

Filip Kafka
ESET

10.30 – 11.00 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Mobile Cyberespionage: What You Need to Know

Ecular Xu
Trend Micro

11.00 to 11.20 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Coffee / Tea Break

11.20 – 11.050 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Commander-in-chief for Docker Security

Rajesh Nikam
Qualys

11.20 – 11.050 Friday, 30th November, 2018

I’ll connect, Do you “mine”? Digging through the Techniques of Cryptomining Attack in a WiFi Network

John Karlo D. Agon & Lovely Jovellee Lyn S. Bruiz
G Data

11.50 – 12.20 Friday, 30th November, 2018

The EasternRoppels operation: PLATINUM group is back

Alexey Shulmin & Andrey Dolgushev
Kaspersky Lab

11.50 – 12.20 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Using APKLAB.IO Mobile Threat Intel platform to fight banking threats

Nikolaos Chrysaidos
AVAST Software

12.20 – 12.50 Friday, 30th November, 2018

BackSwap – The future of banking malware?

Michal Poslusny & Peter Kalnai
ESET

12.20 – 12.50 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Smart Contract Honeypots for Profit (and probably Fun)

Ben Schmidt
Polyswarm

12.50 to 14.00 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Lunch break

14.00 – 14.15 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Sponsor presentation (AnhLab)

14.00 – 14.15 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Sponsor presentation (ESET)

14.15 – 14.45 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Deep-Mining Without a License: How Malicious Cryptominers Dig Across Platforms and Devices

Raja Babu A
K7 Computing

14.15 – 14.45 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Jumping into the Vale of Windows SMB exploits

Pradeep Kulkarni & Sameer Patil
Quick Heal

14.45 – 13.15 Friday, 30th November, 2018

AHK – the new AutoIT

Gabriel Cirlig & Stefan Tanase
Ixia

14.45 – 13.15 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Fighting streaky macro threats: The saga continues

Diwakar Kumar Dinkar & Prajwala Rao K
McAfee Labs

15.15 to 15.35 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Coffee / Tea Break

15.35 – 16.05 Friday, 30th November, 2018

New Frontiers In Cryptojacking

Rishikesh Bhide & Tejas Girme
Qualys

15.35 – 16.05 Friday, 30th November, 2018

The “harmless” $19Bn adware fraud scheme that’s eating your data plan, your battery life and stealing your privacy and personal data.

Dr. Zac Sadan & Rowland Yu
Protected Media & Sophos

16.15 to 16.20 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Thank you speech

16.20 to 16.30 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Announcement: AVAR 2019

16.30 to 16.40 Friday, 30th November, 2018

Closing ceremony

16.40 Friday, 30th November, 2018

AVAR members’ meeting

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