The small regional and first in Egypt BSides will be hosted in Cairo next week. I’m glad to support the local community of researchers with my talk “The S in IoT stands for Security: mitigating new entry points to the jewels“.
It’s been one full year since the end of the practical information security forum held in India. I realize that the country and the event will forever stay in my memory and some of the other participants will remember them, too. We’ve had it all: pursuits, quardocopters, motorbiking accidents, an Indian hospital, meditation and information security.
“This way please,” says one of the officers pointing to a corridor lined with small rooms for interrogation.
“Purpose of your visit?”
“I’m a speaker at the Hacker Halted 2015 conference.”
After a half-hour conversation, we get our luggage back, leave the airport and then we’re hit by the hot air and jet lag. Welcome to the United States.