CENSUS was one of the sponsors of FOSSCOMM 2018, the annual free and open source communities conference, that took place this year in Heraklion, Crete. CENSUS participated in the conference with a two part presentation on Program Instrumentation.
|Affected Products:||Applications using GDCM versions < 2.6.2 and the ImageRegionReader :: ReadIntoBuffer API call|
|Class:||Integer Overflow or Wraparound (CWE-190)|
|Discovered by:||Stelios Tsampas|
Grassroots DICOM (GDCM) is a C++ library for processing DICOM medical images. It provides routines to view and manipulate a wide range of image formats and can be accessed through many popular programming languages like Python, C#, Java and PHP. Various applications that make use of GDCM
are listed here and here.
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.
The slides from my short presentation on “How to enhance penetration testing through vulnerability research” from the 3rd Infocom Security conference, are now available here (in Greek).