Short stories about cryptography and institutions. Looking at Orwell, Huxley and modern privacy – The video.

July 21st, 2017

Once more I was invited by the Argentine National Technological University (UTN) in Buenos Aires to speak about computers security, this time two of my favorite topics: Cryptography and Institutions. The name of my talk was “Short stories about cryptography and institutions. Looking at Orwell, Huxley and modern privacy.”, on my talk I shared several […]

Speaking at UTN about cryptography!

April 19th, 2017

Next Saturday 22 I will be speaking in the 2017 edition of the Open Source Latin American Festival at Argentine National Technological University in Buenos Aires. The National Technological University (Spanish: Universidad Tecnológica Nacional, UTN) is a country-wide national university in Argentina, and it’s considered among the top engineering schools in the country, so It […]

Computers Insecurity. Thinking like Hacker talk at UTN: The video (Spanish)

June 27th, 2015

Last June 13 I was invited by the Argentine National Technological University (UTN) in Buenos Aires to speak about computers security. On my talk I provided a theoretical framework to think systems security but from a Hackers perspective with real life examples. It was really fun and such an honour so I am very grateful […]

Speaking at UTN: Computers Insecurity. Thinking like a Hacker.

June 11th, 2015

Next Saturday 13 I will be speaking once again about Computers Security at Argentine National Technological University in Buenos Aires. The National Technological University (Spanish: Universidad Tecnológica Nacional, UTN) is a country-wide national university in Argentina, and it’s considered among the top engineering schools in the country, so It is a great honour to be […]

FREAK Attack: 90’s NSA actions boomerang

March 6th, 2015

Back in early 90’s in the US was illegal to export strong crypto code. Sending crypto code overseas was considered something similar to export weapons. At that time the NSA and the US government banned people from selling software to other countries unless the code used involved encryption keys no longer than 512 bits. The […]