PISA Spring Dinner Gathering 2019 (27 Mar 2019)

PISA Spring Dinner Gathering 2019 (27 Mar 2019)

PISA Spring Dinner Gathering 2019 Date: 27-Mar (Wed)Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pmLocation: Picoso (Lai...

Supporting Event: Asia Pacific CACS Conference 2019 (1-3 Apr 2019)

Asia Pacific CACS Conference 2019 Date: 1 Apr (Conference) / 2-3 Apr (Workshops)Time: 8:30am -...

  • PISA Spring Dinner Gathering 2019 (27 Mar 2019)

    PISA Spring Dinner Gathering 2019 (27 Mar 2019)

  • Supporting Event: Asia Pacific CACS Conference 2019 (1-3 Apr 2019)

How Mirai Botnet & IoT took down the Internet

Date: 16-Nov (Wed)
Time: 7:15 pm- 9:15 pm
Address: Rm 202, HKU SPACE Po Leung Kuk Stanley Ho Community College (HPSHCC) Campus
                 66 Leighton Rd, Causeway Bay
Language: Mandarin / Cantonese
Audience: Open to Public (# Higher priority for members)
Charge: FREE
Registration: https://goo.gl/bM9KQm


19:15 - 19:30 Registration and networking
19:30 - 19:35 Introduction - The DDoS trend on 2016 by Eric Fan
19:35 - 20:00 Story behind Dyn was attacked by current DDOS by Frankie Leung
20:00 - 21:00 How Mirai work and hurt the Internet by NSFOCUS Security researcher, Zhao Guang Yuan
21:00 - 21:15 Q & A

Speaker BIO

Mr. Eric Fan
Mr. Eric Fan, over 10 yrs working experiences in ISP, currently the Technical Lead of UDomain Web Hosting. Under his leadership, UDomain is the first Hoster with 10GB connectivity to HKIX and ".hk" registrars in HK. From 2011, Eric works with PISA to promoting SafeWifi during his ExCo role in HKWTIA. He also works with HKCert for incident response and HoneynetHK on malware sample analysis. From 2012, he involves in research projects by OWASP and VXRL; he is devoted to build a safe internet which help HKSME from web attacks. He was the Chairman of PISA in the term 2014-2015.

Mr. Frankie Leung
Mr. Frankie Leung (CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC) has over 30 years well-rounded IT management experience in Technical Product Marketing, Business Information Management, Software Development as well as Information Security Consulting. He is now working as an independent Security Consultant for this own company. Frankie also teaches CISSP and CISA course. His company is one of the DYN partners in Hong Kong.

Mr. Zhao Guang Yuan, NSFOCUS Threat Intelligence and network security laboratory Security researcher
Mr. Zhao focuses on Botnet recognition and tracking, and Windows/Linux Trojan Horse Research. This time, Mr. Zhao focuses on the technical analysis of Mirai samples. He would share with us on observation on IoT attack trend, how discover Mirai and when, the impact of Mirai to the market with using specific instance/case to illustrate, what do we find after analyzing the source code of Mirai (this may need to show the source code) and his recommendation or solution to address this new trend.

# PISA / ISC2 HK Chapter members and co-organizer, supporting organizations, and invited guests have high priority to join this event.

** No Photo and Video/Voice Recording is allowed.
** The organizer has reserved the rights to reject anyone to join this event.

Two CPE can be claimed for the (ISC2) Credential Holder.

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