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Black Hat USA 2015 Wraps Up Record-Breaking Week in Las Vegas

Posted by on August 10, 2015

In its 18th year, the event welcomed more than 11,000 of the most security-savvy professionals across the InfoSec spectrum – spanning academia, world-class researchers, and leaders in the public and private sectors. Boasting more than 110 innovative research-based Briefings presented by more than 190 researchers and speakers, as well as 70 in-depth Trainings, attendees of Black Hat USA 2015 experienced the most intensive schedule to date. Read more.

Infographic: Black Hat 2015 Attendee Survey

Posted by on July 20, 2015

This infographic provides highlights from Black Hat's attendee survey - covering top concerns, most time-consuming tasks, budget trends, and the fear of the Internet of Things. 460 top-level security experts were surveyed, including leading ethical hackers, IT security management, and technology developers. Read more.

First-Ever Black Hat Survey Reveals Disturbing Spending Gap in Enterprise IT Security Resources

Posted by on July 15, 2015

Black Hat released its first-ever research report, which highlights the trends and pitfalls of the InfoSec world with responses from one of the most security-savvy audiences in the industry. The 2015 Black Hat Attendee Survey reveals a significant gap between the priorities and concerns as well as the actual expenditure of security resources in the average enterprise. Read more.

UBM Tech Events Take Seven Spots as 2014 EXPO E.X.C.I.T.E. Awards Honorees

Posted by on May 8, 2014

EXPO named five UBM Tech events as finalists for the E.X.C.I.T.E. Awards, which recognize the innovation and accomplishments of the tradeshow and event industries across 26 categories. UBM Tech events - Black Hat, EE Live!, Enterprise Connect, GDC and Interop - collectively received seven honors within four categories. Read more.

Record Breaking Black Hat USA 2013 Wraps

Posted by on August 5, 2013

Today, Black Hat, the world’s leading information security event series, announced record-breaking attendance for last week's Las Vegas event, revealing 2014 dates for an expanded Black Hat USA and a new Black Hat Asia event. Read more.

Commander of U.S. Cyber Command and National Security Agency Director, General Keith Alexander, To Keynote Day One of Black Hat USA 2013

Posted by on May 14, 2013

Black Hat announced that Gen. Keith Alexander -- Commander, U.S. Cyber Command/Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) -- will present the Day One keynote address at Black Hat USA 2013. Gen. Alexander will be welcomed to the stage on July 31, 2013, where his keynote will give attendees an unmatched insider’s look into the U.S. Cyber Command and the interworking of offensive cyber strategy. Read more.

Black Hat Abu Dhabi Unveils 2012 Program in Cooperation with TRA & Khalifa University of Science and Technology

Posted by on November 27, 2012

Black Hat, the world’s largest information security brand, has announced that Jeff Moss, VP and Information Security officer at ICANN, will keynote the third annual Abu Dhabi event, complete with a program with over 30 speakers, three briefing tracks and ten training sessions. Black Hat Abu Dhabi is happening Dec. 3-6 in Abu Dhabi at the Emirates Palace Hotel. Read more.

Black Hat Marks 15th Anniversary by Bringing Back Experts Who Presented 15 Years Ago

Posted by on July 19, 2012

Next week, Black Hat, producer of the world’s premier information security events, will celebrate its 15th anniversary in Las Vegas with more than 6,500 high-level security experts, bringing together a community of public and private sector security professionals, academics and researchers. Black Hat is commemorating its storied history by bringing back five of the original 1998 speakers who will share their vision of security for the next 15 years. Read more.