Presented at DEF CON 13 (2005)
July 31, 2005, 1 p.m.
The insecure workstation II `Bob Reloaded`. Exploring attack vectors within Microsoft desktop systems. A close look at third party applications that still suffer from api call vulnerabilities and how attackers can use these vulnerabilities to escalate there rights to system level . Also will be exploring this year's security research into "attacks against the local desktop login". Demonstration of desktop access without logging in.
Deral Heiland / percent_x
as Deral Heiland
Deral Heiland serves as a Network Security Analyst for a fortune 500 company. Mr. Heiland manages application and network vulnerability testing, Intrusion Detection Systems, controls firewall security and anti-virus efforts. With over a decade of work in the Information Technology field, Mr. Heiland has obtained several certifications including: CISSP, SSCP, CCNA, CWLSS, and CNE5. Prior positions held include: Network Administrator, Senior Network Analyst, Database Manager, and Financial Systems Manager.