Black Hat Security Conference Preview

The Black Hat Security Conference has become the most prominent meeting place for security experts, all coming together to discuss the threats to an organisation and develop ways to tackle them.

The conference, which is scheduled to take place at the Caesar's Palace Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, is also a platform where firms showcase the latest security technology and methods, new research and breakthroughs and issue advisories.

This years Black Hat Security Conference will see a keynote speech from former Juniper Networks employee Barnaby Jack, who will talk about the vulnerabilities of ATM machines to attack.

The BSides event will also take place alongside the Black Hat Security Conference, in which, experts are set to hold discussions in PHP, Twitter security vulnerabilities and VxWorks.

One of the most anticipated events of this years is the discussion on the alleged security vulnerabilities in Cisco's wireless access points, which will be lead by a couple of security researchers from Core Security.