Location: MIT, 50 Vassar Street, room 34-101, Cambridge, MA 02139

MIT Spam Conference 2010 - Agenda

Thursday, March 25, 2010

8:30 a.m.breakfast
9:00 a.m.Garth Bruen (Knujon)Keynote
10:00 a.m.* break *
10:15 a.m.Robert Bruen (Knujon)Keynote
11:15 a.m.Naftaly H. Minsky (Rutgers University, Computer Science Department)Paper: Reducing Spam via Trustworthy Self Regulation by Email Senders
11:45 a.m.* lunch - on your own *
1:00 p.m.George Petre (BitDefender)Paper: Facebook - Another breach in the wall
1:30 p.m.Bill Brenner, Senior Editor (CSO)Talk: Slapped in the Facebook: The Wonders (and Security Threats) of Social Networking
2:30 p.m.* break *
2:45 p.m.Tobias Eggendorfer (Hochschule der Polizei Hamburg)Paper: Blacklisting an anti spammer. The drama of being unlisted.
3:15 p.m.Alexandru Catalin COSOI (BitDefender)Paper: Scale Free Networks Model applied to Social Networks
3:45 p.m.Christian Rossow & Christian Dietrich (Institute for Internet Security, University of Applied Sciences Gelsenkirchen)Paper: Detecting Gray in Black and White
4:15 p.m.* wrap up *
6:00 p.m.Comcast reception at the Cambridge Brewing Company
(for registered attendees only)

Friday March 26, 2010

8:30 a.m.* breakfast *
9:00 a.m.Patrick Peterson, Cisco Fellow
(Cisco IronPort Systems LLC)
10:00 a.m.* break *
10:15 a.m.Phillip Hallem-Baker, authorKeynote: dotCrime Manifesto: How to Stop Internet Crime
11:15 a.m.Matthew Prince (CloudFlare, Inc.)Paper: Insights from Five Years of Project Honey Pot
11:45 a.m.* catered lunch - sponsored by Comcast *
1:00 p.m.Matt Hines (eWeek Security)Keynote: Affecting End User Behavior to Account for Targeted Spear Phishing
2:00 p.m.* break *
2:15 p.m.Sagar Mehta (Cisco IronPort Systems LLC)Paper: A better insight into network level spam statistics from the vantage point of an Autonomous System
2:45 p.m.David Saunders (Websense)Paper: Classifying Spam URLs
CANCELLED:Mikko Voipio (Aalto University, School of Science and Technology)Paper: Header Fields and UBE Detection
3:15 p.m.Alexandru Catalin COSOI (BitDefender)Workshop: The curse of URL scanning
3:45 p.m.* wrap up *

Posted by Britton 'Bryt' Bradley
Last modified: Fri Mar 26 15:23:35 EDT 2010