Monday 10, April 2017 by Matthew AmlĂ´t

DarkMatter prepares for multi-faceted participation in Hack in the Box Security Conference

DarkMatter today announced its participation at the upcoming Hack in the Box (HiTB) Security Conference.

Taking place from 10-14 April, 2017 at the NH Grand Krasnapolsky in Amsterdam, DarkMatter will use its presence to showcase its latest offerings in the areas of Cryptographic analysis, Cryptanalysis – in particular side channel analysis, systems vulnerabilities research and penetration testing. DarkMatter will also use this platform to attract top international talent.


Dr. Najwa Aaraj, DarkMatter’s Senior Vice President - Special Projects will be a featured speaker at the conference, where she will address the specific threat of side channel attacks to cryptographic implementations during a session on the first day of the conference. Her presentation is titled, ‘Side Channel Attacks Against iOS Crypto Libraries and More’.


Commenting on DarkMatter’s participation in HiTB, Dr. Najwa Aaraj said, “At DarkMatter, we are firm proponents of collaborating with our peers to share knowledge and expertise in order to create secure environments, in particular secure cryptographic systems. Events such as Hack in the Box are instrumental in exchanging cutting-edge cyber security research and techniques, and as an active participant in this community we are looking forward to our presence in Amsterdam. DarkMatter remains committed to redefining cyber security, with innovation guiding our research and development of unique products, solutions, and services.”

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