CENSUS researcher Patroklos Argyroudis delivered the "OR'LYEH? The Shadow over Firefox" presentation at the 2015 INFILTRATE (Miami, Florida) and Summercon (Brooklyn, New York) conferences. The talk introduced a new jemalloc exploitation tool called "shadow" and expanded on Patroklos' previous work on Firefox/jemalloc exploitation techniques.

Hack in the Box 2015 Amsterdam

CENSUS security engineer Anestis Bechtsoudis delivered the "Fuzzing Objects d’ART" presentation at the Hack In The Box 2015 conference, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The presentation provided an overview of the new Android Runtime (ART, introduced in the Android Lollipop release) and described the fuzzing mechanism that was required to identify bugs in the ART optimization process. Such bugs could be used by attackers to remotely execute code on any Android device running the Lollipop release.

CONFidence 2015

CENSUS researcher Andrzej Dyjak delivered a presentation on the use of DTrace for dynamic analysis on the OSX platform, entitled "DTrace + OS X = Fun” at the CONFidence 2015 conference.

5th InfoCom Security Conference

CENSUS was one of the sponsors of the 5th InfoCom Security conference, that was held on April 1st, 2015 at the Divani Caravel hotel in Athens, Greece. At the 17:30 session, our director of Security Testing services Mr Nikolaos Tsagkarakis delivered a presentation entitled “‘Malicious’ Technologies” in which he showed how technologies and techniques used by attackers can be used for the production of more secure systems.