Security pros working hard to stay ahead of hackers


The Black Hat Briefings manages to stay two to three years ahead of the popular curve in identifying trends in IT vulnerabilities, threats and countermeasures, according to conference founder and organizer Jeff Moss.

Researchers will demonstrate 25 new tools and 15 new exploits during the two day gathering this week at Caesar's Palace.

"Highlights include new root kit tools, new VOIP exploits, a dozen high-level feds, exciting zero-day [exploits] and some secret golden eggs," Moss said. Security News: Security pros working hard to stay ahead of hackers

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