OWASP AppSec Research 2012

CENSUS was one of the sponsors of the OWASP AppSec Research 2012 conference, held at the University of Athens, Greece on July 10-12th, 2012. Besides helping out with the CTF challenge, CENSUS researchers also provided a technical talk on Heap Exploitation Abstraction.

Exploiting the jemalloc Memory Allocator - Black Hat USA 2012

CENSUS researchers Chariton Karamitas and Patroklos Argyroudis will be presenting “Exploiting the jemalloc Memory Allocator: Owning Firefox’s Heap”, an in-depth security analysis of the jemalloc memory allocator at Black Hat USA 2012. The focus will be on offensive techniques and the identification of attack vectors, while the Mozilla Firefox browser will be used as a case study.

Packing Heat - AthCon 2012

CENSUS is excited to be participating for the third time at AthCon, the leading technical IT security conference in Greece. This year our researcher Dimitris Glynos will be presenting a new design for executable packing that allows penetration testers to hide malicious payloads from a wide variety of antivirus engines.