Why pen-testers try to hide shellcode

    • Why neural networks are interesting approaches to hiding shellcode

    How the proof of concept ENNEoS(Evolutionary Neural Network Encoder of Shenanigans) encoder creates neural networks to hide shellcode

    ...And more

The Speaker
Drew Kirkpatrick

NopSec's Security Researcher & Penetration Tester. Drew has over 15 years of experience designing and building complex systems including application security tools, network management, cyber curriculum development, and transit and aerospace systems. These days he works to improve information security and software assurance by applying ethical hacking and computer science to build better automation tools and to assess the security posture of NopSec clients. Before joining NopSec, he was a Security Researcher at Secure Decisions and a Senior Computer Scientist in the U.S. Navy Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) Laboratory. He is a certified GWAPT and OSCP, and a member of the GIAC Advisory Board. He received his B.A. in Psychology & Economics from St. Mary’s College of Maryland, and Master’s degrees in Computer Science & Computer Information Systems from Florida Institute of Technology.