How to stop a mean two headed serpent called Hydra

Presented at SAINTCON 2019, Oct. 23, 2019, 3:30 p.m. (60 minutes)

Hydra is a parallelized login cracker which supports numerous protocols to attack. It is very fast and flexible, and new modules are easy to add. This tool makes it possible for researchers and security consultants to show how easy it would be to gain unauthorized access to a system remotely.


  • Adam Fishre - Imperva
    Mr. Fisher is responsible for providing subject-matter expertise, thought leadership and solution/technical specialization to Imperva Clients and Partners. Through his technical expertise, Mr. Fisher has guided Customer, Partner, and Prospect relationships to better secure their business and prevent attacks that would cripple their business. His focus on Application Security and protecting Sensitive data has enabled his customers to improve their business.