Welcome to the Dark Reading News Desk, which will be livestreamed from Black Hat USA at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Dark Reading editors Becky Bracken, Fahmida Rashid, and Kelly Jackson Higgins will host Black Hat newsmakers ranging from independent researchers and threat hunters to reverse engineers and other top experts in security, on Wednesday, Aug. 10, and Thursday, Aug. 11, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Pacific Time.
Among the highlights: On Wednesday, Dark Reading will be joined at the Black Hat News Desk by Allison Wikoff from PwC, to talk about the latest in job-themed APT social engineering scams; Brett Hawkins from IBM, to discuss supply chain management systems abuse; and many more. Dr. Stacy Thayer, a researcher specializing in burnout, will also be on hand to offer her best tips for helping cybersecurity professionals manage stress.
On Thursday, Martin Doyhenard joins the Dark Reading News Desk to unpack his research on exploiting inter-process communication in SAP's HTTP server; Kyle Tobener, head of security with Copado, will explain his new framework for "effective and compassionate security guidance"; and Zhenpeng Lin, a PhD student at Northwestern University, will walk us through his work on the so-called Dirty Pipe Linux kernel exploit.
So don't miss any of the action from Black Hat and join Dark Reading's News Desk broadcast for some of the biggest headlines and the latest cybersecurity research from around the globe.
Tune in to this page on Wednesday and the livestream will appear at the top of the page.