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Bishop Fox to Sponsor and Present at BSides San Francisco

April 22-23, 2023
City View at Metreon, San Francisco
Bsides San Francisco 2023 event pink logo on dark background with subtitle: security, putting the cyber in space.

Bishop Fox is proud to be a Sponsor at BSides San Francisco 2023, an annual two-day, open forum for discussion and debate for security engineers and their affiliates. Learn about new hacking tools and techniques from the best in the security community. Stop by the Bishop Fox table to say hi to our team, get the insider view of what it’s like to work in the Fox Den, and pick up some cool swag. Plus, be sure to catch Sunday's session by Alethe Denis.  We look forward to meeting you as we kick off our week of activities in San Francisco.  

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Topic: HALT AND CATCH FIRE: The Unexpected Journey from Social Engineering CTFs to Professional Red Teaming

Presenter: Alethe Denis

Abstract: HCF. Reboot. - Coming from Social Engineering Competitions, to Social Engineering in the context of a consulting engagement, a lot of tactics and strategies had to be torn down and rebuilt. While the contests were fun and seemingly glamorous, the reality of social engineering for money was much different.

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About the speaker, Alethe Denis

Senior Security Consultant

Alethe Denis is a Senior Security Consultant at Bishop Fox. She is best known for social engineering, open-source intelligence (OSINT), and performing security assessments and trainings for both the private and public sectors with emphasis on critical infrastructure organizations. Alethe was awarded a DEF CON Black Badge at DEF CON 27 for Winning the 10th annual Social Engineering Capture the Flag (SECTF) contest. Using both OSINT and Social Engineering skills, she compromised her target Fortune 500 company using just a telephone. She, along with her teammates, received a bronze, silver, most valuable OSINT, and black badge award from a series of TraceLabs capture-the-flag contests, including first place in

She’s a frequent conference speaker and podcast guest, including speaking at DerbyCon, BsidesSF and ConINT, as well as an appearance on the TraceLabs, Layer 8 Conference, and Darknet Diaries podcasts.

Alethe is always focused on giving back to the information and cybersecurity community, including her work conducting free Security Awareness Trainings and hosting workshops for people who want to get into the cybersecurity industry.

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