The slides, code and materials from HITBSecConf2004 is now online -- check it out here.
The official results for the CTF is as follows:
1st: 1st (Malaysia)
2nd: Red Puffer (Singapore)
3rd: m0s (Malaysia)
4th: Dot Slash Jack (Malaysia)
5th: OCP (Malaysia)
6th: Footmen (Brunei)
1.) m0s for catching up from dead last on the 1st day to finishing 3rd (Valentino Rossi Award!)
2.) Footmen for having the 1st female CTF participant!
3.) CTF Team for having the unmanned FreeBSD server finishing second.
8th October 2004
HITBSecConf2004 has ENDED! We shall be updating the conference website over the weekend to upload all the pictures and speaker materials/slides etc. Full updates will be available by
Monday. On behalf of the HITB Team I wish to extend my thanks to everyone who came and supported us this year, and we look forward to seeing all of you again next year!
4th October 2004
There will be a team leaders briefing at the CTF Area immediately after the keynote session on the 6th (10:30am).
CTF will commence at 11:30am! Teams are to be PROMPT and PUNCTUAL! If you miss the briefing please do not complain to
us. For the health of your own servers, teams are advised to bring their own backup media. If teams are unhappy with the
crimping of the cables at the event, please feel free to crimp your own! Extra cables WILL NOT BE PROVIDED!
1st October 2004
Our Capture The Flag 'Live Hacking' Competition is now CLOSED. We have 8 teams registered to battle it out on the 6th and 7th. They are:
1. m0s (Defending champion, 2003) - Malaysia
2. dotslashjack (3rd placing, 2003) - Malaysia
3. 1st - Indonesia
4. OCP - Malaysia
5. Footmen - Brunei
6. XPLICIT - Malaysia
7. Red Puffer - Singapore
8. NSS - India/Malaysia
Do come by to The Westin to check them out in action. The CTF, Open-Hack and Technology Showcase / Exhibition is FREE and open to the public! Walk in registrations for our TRIPLE TRACK
Security Conference are also accepted.
23rd September 2004
The Agenda for HITBSecConf2004's Triple Track Security Conference (6th and 7th October) is now online!
We are proud to announce that Airdefense will be monitoring the Wi-Fi data cloud at HITBSecConf2004. The press release regarding this is up on the Media and Press
We are proud to announce the following Sponsors of HITBSecConf2004:
Internet Security Systems (ISS)
NSS MSC Sdn. Bhd.
Our exhibition layout map and list of exhibitors is available here.
15th September 2004
Captain Crunch has announced his keynote presentation for HITBSecConf2004 entitled Security Threats from Spamming.
Shreeraj Shah has also announced his paper entitled Web Services - Attacks and Defense Strategies, Methods and Tools.
For further details on these papers and others, please see our Conference Speaker List.
It is with great honour that we are pleased to announce that the
Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has agreed to
come on board as a Supporting Organization for
HITBSecConf2004! Their GM of Monitoring and Enforcement Mr. Toh Swee Hoe will also be
presenting a paper entitled "Information Network Security Issues in the Communications and Multimedia Industry".
The press release can be viewed here
8th September 2004
SK Chong has also announced his paper entitled "Windows Local Kernel Exploitation" which will highlight mechanisms to exploit the Windows Kernel for useful local
We are happy to announce the addition of 5 new speakers to our line up! They are:
Adam Gowdiak has also announced his paper entitled "Java 2 Micro Edition (J2ME) Security Vulnerabilities". This paper will discuss Java 2 Micro Edition (J2ME)
security in detail including
several vulnerability exploitation techniques specific to mobile Java code.
Teo Sze Siong
Chew Keong Tan
The talk will also present practical applications of reverse engineering techniques specifically uppn the example
of the so called "closed" Nokia DCT4 cell phone. Step by step construction of a real life malicious Java midlet application will be also
given in this part of the talk. To our knowledge, this is the FIRST EVER J2ME exploit!
1st September 2004
Our Call for Papers has ended. Thank you to everyone who submitted their papers for HITBSecConf2004! We shall announce the additional speakers from the CFP next week.
24th August 2004
We are proud to announce that Zone-H will be coming to Malaysia! Roberto
Preatoni, the founder of Zone-H will be down to present "Asymmetric Warfare and Interception Revealed" together with
Fabio Ghioni, one of the leading experts in asymmetric interception and intrusion
You do not want to miss
this presentation! Click here for further details.
Capture The Flag is now open for registration! There is only space for 10-teams, so you
are encouraged to register now. Please do read the rules and overview of the gameplay closely!
The Venue Page has been updated. Pricing for hotel accomodation at The Westin for all
HITBSecConf2004 participants is RM300/night without breakfast, and RM330/night with. Please quote "Hack
In The Box
Security Conference 2004" when making your reservation.
4th August 2004
Important notice regarding the venue!
We have also updated our
The venue for HITBSecConf2004 has been changed to The Westin Kuala Lumpur! In the heart of Kuala Lumpur's business and shopping district, The Westin Kuala Lumpur is the newest
five-star hotel in Malaysia's Golden Triangle. All 384 guest rooms feature views of either the spectacular KLCC Twin Towers or the historical city of Kuala
We are also pleased to announce that we will be ADDING an additional track to the 2-day security conference (October 6th & 7th) making it a TRIPLE TRACK event that's not to be
missed! Stay tuned for the announcement of our additional speakers in the coming weeks.
2nd August 2004
We are proud to announce 4 new additions
to our speaker line up!
Along with that we would also like to announce that Theo De Raadt and John Draper (Captain Crunch) have been named as
the keynote speakers for HITBSecConf2004! The event itinerary will be made available in the coming days.
Early bird conference registration has ENDED! If you have yet to register, you are strongly encouraged to do so now as seats are limited and available on
a first come first serve basis! You can register here. All registrants for HITBSecConf2004 will be provided with
EXCLUSIVE access to our video footage of HITBSecConf2003.
25th July 2004
Do note that the Early Bird Registration ends August 1st 2004.
We will be conducting a hands-on technical training session at this years event. For further details on our trainers and the training outline, please take a look at our Training Page
papers (CFP) is now open. All submissions should be
sent to cfp -at- hackinthebox.org no later than
1st September 2004.
7th June 2004
- Call for
papers (CFP) will open 23rd June 2004.
Conference Registration will be opened 5th of July 2004.