SnowFROC Abstract Grossman
The Presentation: "Top Ten Hacks of 2008: What's possible, not probable"
Top Ten Web Hacking Techniques of 2008: "What's possible, not probable"
The polls are closed, votes are in, and we have the winners making up the Top Ten Web Hacking Techniques of 2008! The competition was fierce with the newest and most innovative web hacking techniques to the test. This session will review the top ten hacks from 2008 - what they indicate about the security of the web, what they mean for businesses, and what might be used against us soon down the road.
The Speaker: Jeremiah Grossman
Jeremiah Grossman is the founder and CTO of WhiteHat Security. He is considered a world-renowned expert in Web security, is a co- founder of the Web Application Security Consortium, and was named to InfoWorld's Top 25 CTOs for 2007. Grossman is a frequent speaker at industry events including the Black Hat Briefings, RSA, CSI, HiTB, OWASP, ISSA, and a number of large universities. He has authored dozens of articles and white papers; is credited with the discovery of many cutting-edge attack and defensive techniques and is a co-author of XSS Attacks. Grossman is often quoted in the the business and technical press. Prior to WhiteHat, Grossman was an information security officer at Yahoo!