NEWS FROM THE LAB - Friday, April 20, 2007

Global Financial Crime Congress Posted by Patrik @ 07:09 GMT

Greetings from Bangkok where Interpol and the United Nation's Office on Drugs and Crime is hosting a Congress about Financial Crime.

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The lineup of speakers is excellent and we've been hearing some very interesting presentations about, for example, how Western Union and Visa are handling fraud, on the take down of Shadowcrew, and how the bad guys are laundering money. Myself, I gave a presentation about how botnets are becoming more advanced and going kernel-mode.

Interpol UN Financial 2007

Special thanks to the interpretors, it can't be easy to translate words such as botnets, kernel, ring-0, and Command & Control in real-time.

Signing off,