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Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Honeynet Workshop in Stavanger in May 18-20 2015

I am really looking forward to the most interesting security conference happening in the Nordic contries in recent years! The Honeynet Project is having their annual workshop right here in Stavanger!

Honeynet Project is is organising their Annual Honeynet Security Workshop this year from 18th to 20th May in Stavanger, Norway. The conference, expected to be attended by over 300+ participants from across the world, will be fully focused on various paradigms of IT Security and will be divided in to multiple focused tracks where technical track will cover latests security threats and solutions whereas CXO track will discuss and try to provide solutions for the challenges faced by the senior management.

The Honeynet Project is a nonprofit global organisation with a large global pool of people focused on Information/IT security and research. There are total of 44 honeynet chapters spread across the world. HP members consists of Entrepreneurs, representing various international universities to add a solid academic research angle, working in National security base organisations and private corporations like Microsoft, Facebook and other similar organisations.

The members meet once a year at a different locations to share their experience and to work towards convergence of security knowledge they possess. Previous workshops have been hosted in Warsaw, Dubai, Facebook HQ in San Francisco , Paris , UN’s Cyber Security Headquarters in Malaysia to name a few. In 2015 all this amazing group of people will be at Stavanger to share their knowledge.