Breakerfaire – Tuesday 11th of December 2012

The next Breakerfaire meeting will take place at DoesLiverpool on the 11th of December, 2012 at 7pm. There will be one talk, followed by drinks and networking.

Bio:
Paul is a self-confessed security geek and enthusiastic speaker. Since graduating in Electronic Engineering at Durham University in 2009, he has worked for several security organisations and kept up a personal interest in security.

Abstract:
Title: “Beneath the surface: an introduction to Information Hiding”

In this talk, we discuss three types of information hiding; steganography, fingerprinting and covert channels. We consider the motivations behind the use of each technique, real world examples and the fundamental problems with such techniques.