Conference on Hacking and Security – CHASE 2007, Lahore, 1-3 February 2008

Hacking and information security is one of the fastest-growing professions in the world. The Conference on Hacking and Security – CHASE 2007, held in Lahore from 1-3 February 2008, set the stage for an assembly of professionals in this important field. 

In its two presentations, the OSRC team briefed the participants about:

  • The Government of Pakistan’s open source initiatives, its outcomes and future plans
  • Free and open source security software and tools

Apart from presentations, CHASE – 2007 conducted training workshops on two different tracks:

  • [Un]Ethical Hacking – How it all works
  • Packet Sniffing – Network traffic processing and analysis

The OSRC team distributed fifty open source software training toolkits, also available online, among the participants. The OSRC was the event’s platinum sponsor, along with eSecurity, Netmag and Nexlinx.

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