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DEFCON – Las Vegas

August 8 @ 8:00 am - August 11 @ 5:00 pm PDT

 

DEF CON (also written as DEFCON, or Defcon) is one of the world’s largest hacker conventions, held annually in Las VegasNevada, with the first DEF CON taking place in June 1993. Many of the attendees at DEF CON include computer security professionals, journalistslawyers, federal government employees, security researchers, students, and hackers with a general interest in softwarecomputer architecture, hardware modification, and anything else that can be “hacked”. The event consists of several tracks of speakers about computer- and hacking-related subjects, as well as cyber-security challenges and competitions (known as hacking wargames). Contests held during the event are extremely varied, and can range from creating the longest Wi-Fi connection (aircrack-ng) to finding the most effective way to cool a beer in the Nevada heat (sourced from Wikipedia)

Venue

Ballys Las Vegas
3645 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109 United States
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Phone:
702-967-4111
Website:
https://www.caesars.com/ballys-las-vegas

Details

Start:
August 8 @ 8:00 am
End:
August 11 @ 5:00 pm
Website:
https://www.defcon.org/

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