Trend Micro Experts at Black Hat 2015 to Discuss Threats against Banking and Infrastructure

Speaking Sessions Shed New Light on Cyber Security Threats and Vulnerabilities

DALLAS & LAS VEGAS--()--Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in security software, today announced its lineup of speakers and booth presentations at Black Hat USA 2015, August 1-6. Raimund Genes, CTO, Trend Micro, will lead various booth presentations throughout the event, and threat researchers Kyle Wilhoit, Stephen Hilt and Sean Park will detail their research on ICS protocols and POS-related malware.

The following are additional details regarding speaker sessions:

Wednesday, August 5, 4:20-5:10 p.m. – Jasmine Ballroom

Kyle Wilhoit, Senior Threat Research, Trend Micro

Stephen Hilt, Senior Threat Research, Trend Micro

This presentation details real-world attacks to gas pump monitoring systems, as well as a honeypot simulation created to study attackers and their behavior. The presenters will also release a free tool called Gaspot, which allows researchers and gas tank operators to monitor for system threats.

Wednesday, August 5, 11:30-12:20 p.m. – Mandalay Bay GH

Sean Park, senior malware scientist, Trend Micro

This presentation will discuss evasion techniques used against financial institutions, such as replay attack, polymorphism; inject randomization, and DOM stealth rootkit as well as countermeasures for those in clientless way.

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Stop by booth No. 758 to meet our threat researchers and to play Take the Threat Defense Challenge for a chance to win a Parrot BeBop Drone.

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Contacts

Trend Micro Incorporated
Thomas Moore, 972-499-6648
thomas_moore@trendmicro.com

Release Summary

Trend Micro today announced its lineup of speakers and booth presentations at Black Hat USA 2015.

Contacts

Trend Micro Incorporated
Thomas Moore, 972-499-6648
thomas_moore@trendmicro.com