My impression of BlackHat MEA 2022

BlackHat Middle-East and Africa (MEA in short) is the successor of last year’s unofficial (yet official) BlackHat edition called atHack. Just like atHack, the conference took place in Saudi Arabia’s Ridyadh. I presented five talks on three different topics: a look back on the wipers of 2022, DotDumper, and my own Binary Analysis Course! The … Read more

MalPull 1.4-stable release

MalPull is designed to download malware samples in bulk using a minimal amount of API calls from services that limit requests. Version 1.4-stable shakes things up, as the command-line interface is changed, a new service is added, dependencies are added, and other minor improvements are included. The program’s source code and precompiled Java Archive can … Read more

My impression of BlackHat Asia 2022

BlackHat Asia 2022 took place in Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre on the 12th and 13th of May. Whereas this is the usual location for BlackHat Asia, it was my first time visiting this edition, as well as my first visit to the country. In this blog I will share my impression … Read more

My impression of Botconf 2022

Botconf 2022 took place in France’s Nantes for four days, starting from April the 26th. The first day consisted of workshops, followed by three days of talks. The previous edition, in 2020, was online, making 2019 the last in-person edition. In this blog I will share my impression of the conference, the friends I met, … Read more