12th Annual USENIX Security Symposium, August 4-8, 2003, Washington DC
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WHAT: Usenix's 12th Annual Security Symposium
WHEN: August 4-8, 2003
WHERE: Washington, D.C., Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
HOW: http://www.usenix.org/events/sec03

TUTORIALS: experts such as Marcus Ranum, Radia Perlman, and David
Rhoades will give you the information, techniques, tools, and strategies
you need to practice effective security today and tomorrow.

PAPERS, INVITED TALKS, Q&A SESSION WITH THE EXPERTS: luminaries such as
Steve Bellovin, Bill Cheswick, Niels Provos, Kevin Fu, Peter Gutmann,
Dan Boneh, David Farber and Mark Seiden will present cutting-edge issues
in topics such as:

o physical security realities
o defending Akamai's 13,000 servers
o the Internet as the ultimate surveillance network
o system hardening
o QA in security products
o sandboxing malicious applications
o emerging security issues with 802.11 and SSL
o new directions in Trusted Computing
o the realities of site responsiveness to new security

A panel on E-Voting will include the following participants:

Dan S. Wallach (Rice University), Moderator
David Elliot (Washington State, Office of the Secretary of State)
David Dill (Stanford)
Douglas Jones (U. Iowa)
Sanford Morganstein (Populex)
Jim Adler (VoteHere)
Brian O'Connor (Sequoia)

Birds-of-a-Feather sessions and Work-in-Progress reports give you a
preview of next year's news, or present fledgling work of your own and
get feedback from the audience.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: "Black Unicorn" will talk about the central role played
in security by notions of identity, reputation, and trust, drawing on
his cypherpunk background and studies of the dynamics of
money-laundering, black markets, and narcotics smuggling.

For more information and to register for the 12th Usenix Security
Symposium visit:

http://www.usenix.org/events/sec03/