First Black Hat USA 2017 Briefings Announced


We're pleased to announce the first ten Briefings selected for presentation at Black Hat USA 2017! While our Review Board remains hard at work evaluating a record number of submissions, we wanted to share some early selections. We've highlighted four of our initial picks and included a link to all ten below:

Breaking the x86 Instruction Set – Hardware/Embedded
By Christopher Domas

Broadpwn: Remotely Compromising Android and iOS via a Bug in Broadcom's Wi-Fi Chipsets – Exploit Development
By Nitay Artenstein

How We Created the First SHA-1 Collision and What it Means for Hash Security – Cryptography
By Elie Bursztein

What's on the Wireless? Automating RF Signal Identification – Network Defense
By Michael Ossmann and Dominic Spill

Black Hat will continue to release new Briefings on a regular basis, so keep an eye out for more announcements.