Pandora Security Labs joins and sponsors, for the second time, the hacking consortium of the northern Philippines, TCon2 by HackTheNorth.ph. Pandora Security Labs is the Platinum sponsor for HackTheNorth.ph, and will continue to serve as its supporter for future events. One of the advocacy mission of Pandora Security Labs is to be able to help spread awareness of the rise of need in information security, and continuously help train new information security professionals to secure the digital era.
Pandora Security Labs Topics:
On “Day 0” of the conference, Mr. Jeno Rigor and Mr. Rolf Nufable held the “Basics of Metasploit” training that discusses how to conduct a simple vulnerability assessment and penetration testing using existing tools and conduct exploitation testing with Metasploit.
The keynote speaker of the event was Mr. Isaac Sabas, and part of his talk was to discuss about “How To Build a Secure IT Environment”, sharing concepts, model and frameworks that IT & information security practitioners can use and implement in their own organizations.
Mr. Edison Pama and Mr. Dominic Lucenario presented the premier product of Pandora Security Labs, WebRanger to the crowd, and showed them how WebRanger gets to protect their web applications.
Mr. Jonathan Mantua added spice to the afternoon by addressing the developers on how to develop secure applications. He gave a general discussion about “Secure Programming Concepts” to help young or seasoned developers to adhere to current best practices to develop a robust application.
Topics and Speakers:
9:00 – Keynote by Isaac Sabas, CEO & Founder of Pandora Security Labs
10:00 – Meric Mara of 8 Layers Technologies Inc.
11:00 – Introduction to OWASP
12:00 – Securing the Nation’s CyberSpace Through Collaboration by Capt. Gil Tario II
13:00 – Mission & Vision of PICSPro by Maestro Angel Redoble of RFC Advisory Services & PICSPro
14:00 – Speed Talk about Pandora WebRanger by Edison Pama and Dominic Lucenario
14:30 – Lock Picking by Mark Beloy of Realpage Inc.
15:30 – Secure Programming Introduction by Jonathan Mantua, CTO of Pandora Security Labs
16:30 – Tracking Botnets by Louis Sorta of ThreatTrack
17:30 – Art of Intrusion by Alexis Lingad, Founder of Cryptors
Below are some of the photos of the successful event.
HackTheNorth.ph is a non-profit organization founded by IT Security Specialists and Software Engineers whose roots thrive from Northern Philippines. The main objective of forming the organization is to bring industry knowledge to the country’s northern rural areas through carefully crafted IT Seminars, IT Roadshows, Tech Share Sessions, Tech Talks and Hackathons.
TCon (Tuguegarao Consortium), the first ever Hacking Conference in Northern Philippines. It is patterned after DefCon, the top Hacking Conference worldwide which transpires annually in Las Vegas; and RootCon, the Premiere Hacking Conference in the Philippines which happens every September in Cebu. TCon is the first among many conferences that will be held in the northern part of the Philippine islands.