This event also includes TyphoonPwn -The hacking competition with prizes up to $500, 000
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, May 8, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ — Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management announced today that they will host the first ever all offensive security conference in Seoul, South Korea starting from June 10 – 14th, 2019 at the Courtyard by Marriott Seoul Namdaemun.
“Beyond Security is extremely proud to host this unique security event in Seoul this year” said Aviram Jenik, CEO and Co-Founder of Beyond Security. “As the first of its kind, this conference will focus on highly technical offensive security topics such as vulnerability discovery, advanced exploitation techniques and reverse engineering and offers to be a great event for cyber security professionals.”
This conference will host speakers from all over the world who are world renowned cyber security experts along with training sessions and workshops. Formally known as Hack2Win Extreme, Beyond Security’s extremely popular hacking competition will also be taking place with a new name, TyphoonPwn.
“We designed the competition to help improving the security posture of the software and devices, responsibly disclosing vulnerabilities to the vendors as well as awarding monetary prizes and fame to the security researchers who are good enough to win the contest, “ said Noam Rathaus, CTO and Co-Founder of Beyond Security. “This event is a rare opportunity to help the security ecosystem while getting cash for doing so, getting credit for vulnerabilities found and disclosing them responsibly" he added.
"We chose South Korea for the event because of the talent pool that is available in the country and its central influence on the entire region. We noticed that while South Korea has amazing hacking talents, who are usually not used for offensive security research. We want to use the conference to demonstrate how offensive security can be used for good" said Aviram Jenik additionally.
Some of the topics for this year’s conference include Vulnerability discovery, Advanced exploitation techniques, Browsers Exploitation, Revolutionary Web Hacking Technique, Mitigation bypass techniques, Hardware reverse engineering and Attacks on cryptography in hardware and/or software to name a few.
For more information on Typhooncon, please visit https://typhooncon.com/
About Beyond Security:
Beyond Security is a leading worldwide security solutions provider. Its testing tools accurately assess and manage security weaknesses in networks, applications, industrial systems and networked software. Beyond Security’s product lines include, beSECURE® for network vulnerability management, beSTORM® for software security testing, which can help secure network and applications and comply with the security policy requirements that exceeds industry and government standards and beSOURCE®, which is a highly accurate and easy to use static application security testing (SAST) solution that provides tools for identifying, tracking, security flaws such as security vulnerabilities, compliance issues in the source code. Beyond Security delivers fast and cost-effective PCI ASV compliance scanning and PCI compliance testing is built into every beSECURE® VAM implementation.
Founded in 1999, Beyond Security's solutions are essential components in the risk management program for many organizations worldwide. With the headquarters located in San Jose, California, Beyond Security's distributors and resellers can be found in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Australia.
Source: EIN Presswire