Atlanta Member Meeting 03.17.11

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March 2011 Meeting

WHAT:: March Chapter Meeting - Online Privacy

WHEN:: 17th March 2011. 6-8pm

WHERE:: SecureWorks One Concourse Parkway, Ste. 500, Atlanta, GA 30328

WHO:: Samy Kamkar

Samy Kamkar is best known for the Samy worm, the first XSS worm, infecting over one million users on MySpace in less than 24 hours. A co-founder of Fonality, Inc., an IP PBX company, Samy previously led the development of all top-level domain name server software and systems for Global Domains International (.ws).

In the past 10 years, Samy has focused on evolutionary and genetic algorithmic software development, Voice over IP software development, automated security and vulnerability research in network security, reverse engineering, and network gaming. When not strapped behind the Matrix, Samy can be found stunt driving, getting involved in local community service projects, and continuing his focus on staying out of jail.

ABSTRACT:: Online Privacy

Samy will present threats to online privacy -- various ways hackers can steal your online data and a few ways that one could use for protection. His recent tool, Evercookie was a big news in the security media and he will be sharing some fun stories around the tool and related topics.

More information on Evercookie can be found here:


COST: Free to all.