Conference Materials

Internet pioneer Paul Vixie will be presenting the keynote speech at the 22nd International AVAR Cybersecurity Conference in Osaka, Japan, 6 – 9 November, 2019. In advance of the event, ESET security evangelist Tony Anscombe interviewed Dr. Vixie about his perspectives on a free and secure internet. We share the full transcript of the insightful interview.

A comprehensive analysis of the evolution of the Festi botnet, its features, its networking protocol, and the ways in which it tries to protect itself from detection. As presented at the AVAR 2102 conference in Hang Zhou.

Presented at the EICAR 2012 conference in May, this paper considers common strategies for selecting four-digit passcodes, and the implications for end-user security. Originally published in the EICAR 2012 Conference Proceedings.

The use and misuse of public multi-scanner web pages that check suspicious files for possible malicious content, and why they’re no substitute for comparative testing.
Presented at the 5th Cybercrime Forensics Education & Training (CFET 2011) Conference in September 2011