JJB's Talks and Conference Presentations

I talk at a number of conferences each year -- I've been keeping this page up to date with the dates and locations. My travel tends to clump together, so I travel for a little while, then stop for a few months.

Conference Talks 2006

Dates Conference/Host Talk Title (with links to slides if avail)
October 2nd-6th Interzone West / Security Opus Discovering Mac OS X Weaknesses and Fixing Them with the New Bastille OS X Port
September 29th-Oct 1st ToorCon 8 Discovering Mac OS X Weaknesses and Fixing Them with the New Bastille OS X Port
August 14th-17th LinuxWorldExpo San Francisco 2006 Bastille Linux and Novell's AppArmor
August 4th-6th DefCon 14 Discovering Mac OS X Weaknesses and Fixing Them with the New Bastille OS X Port
July 29th - 30th Black Hat 2006 Unix Aikido - Black Hat Training
April 5th - 7th CanSecWest 2006 A Short Look at Apple's Firewall
April 3rd - 6th LinuxWorldExpo Boston 2006 Bastille Linux and Novell's AppArmor


Conference Talks 2005

Dates Conference/Host Talk Title (with links to slides if avail)
Sep 16th - 20th Toorcon 7 Bastille Linux - Assessment and Hardening
Sep 8th ISSA - 2005 OC/LA Joint Symposium The State of O/S and Application Hardening (tentative)
Aug 8th - 11th LinuxWorldExpo SFO 2005 Learning from Hackers with the Honeynet Project
Aug 8th - 11th LinuxWorldExpo SFO 2005 Bastille Linux - Introducing Hardening Assessment
Jul 29th - 31st DEFCON 13 Introducing the Bastille Hardening Assessment Tool
Jul 25th - 26th Black Hat Training - Weekday Class Securing Solaris and Locking Down Linux
Jul 23rd - 24th Black Hat Training - Weekend Class Securing Solaris and Locking Down Linux
May 3rd - 5th CanSecWest Lightning Talk - The State of Host Hardening and Assessment


Conference Talks 2004

Dates Conference/Host Talk Title (with links to slides if avail)
September 20th - 23rd SD Best Practices Bastille Linux and the CIS Auditing Tool
August 3-5 LinuxWorldExpo Bastille Linux - Locking Down Linux, HP-UX and OS X
August 3-5 LinuxWorldExpo Tracking Hackers with the Honeynet Project
July 30 - Aug 1 DefCon Securing Apache through Configuration and Specialized Security Modules
July 26 - July 27 Black Hat Vegas 2004 Securing Solaris and Locking Down Linux Training Course
April 15th Pentagon Security Forum The Open Vulnerability Assessment Language (OVAL)
March 15 - March 27 FFIEC's Information Technology Symposium Managing Security in a Free/Open Source Environment


Conference Talks 2003
Dates Conference/Host Talk Title (with links to slides if avail)
June 4 Enterprise Linux Forum Conf&Expo Bastille Linux - Locking Down Linux, HP-UX and OS X
July 28 - July 29 BlackHat 2003 Locking down OS X
Aug 1 - Aug 3 DefCon 11 Locking down OS X
Aug 4 - 7 LinuxWorldExpo SFO 2003 Catching Hackers in Virtual Honeynets /// Bastille Linux
Aug 11 - 15 HP World 2003 Bastille Linux for Locking down Linux and HP-UX
Apr 7 - 12 SANS Inner Harbor (Baltimore) Bastille on Mac OS X
Jan 21-24 LinuxWorldExpo NY 2003 Catching Hackers in Virtual Honeynets AND Locking Down Linux Tutorial



Conference Talks 2002

Nov 7 - Nov 8 CounterIntel-Honeypot Best Practices Advantages and Disadvantages of Honeypots /// The Honeynet Project
Oct 18 - Oct 25 SANS Network Security - 2002 CIS Unix Auditor tool demo
Oct 3 - 4 BlackHat Asia The Honeynet Project and Attacking/Securing FTP Servers
Oct 3 Singapore's SIG^2 The Honeynet Project
Oct 1 - 2 BlackHat Asia Securing Solaris and Locking Down Linux
Aug 12 - Aug 15 Linux World Expo Locking Down Linux
Aug 8 - Aug 9 DoD Defensive Info. Ops. Red/Blue Team Symposium Bastille Linux & Security Through Obscurity
Aug 2 - Aug 4 Def Con Bastille Linux 2.0 AND Attacking/Securing Unix FTP servers
July 31-Aug 1 Black Hat Briefings Attacking and Securing Unix FTP Servers
Jul 29-Jul 30 Black Hat Training Locking Down Linux and Solaris Hands On
Mar 18-Mar 20 MIS InfoSec World Conference and Expo Attacking and Securing DNS
Feb 7 - Feb 8th Black Hat Briefings - Windows Security Attacking and Securing DNS Servers: Windows and Unix
Jan 29 - Feb 2nd Linux World Expo Locking Down Linux Tutorial



Conference Talks Prior to 2002
  • SANS Network Security San Francisco - December 1999
  • SANS Security DC - July 5 - 10th
  • DefCon 8 - July 28th - 30th
  • National Information Systems Security Conference (NISSC) October 16-19
  • A SIG Talk in Portland on Bastille L inux