Philippe Delteil

BIO Philippe Delteil is a Computer Science Engineer@University of Chile. 3 years of experience in the Chilean public health system. Wifi Hacking Workshop instructor in Defcon China 1.0 and Defcon US 27. Speaker at Defcon 26 (Skytalks) and conference 8.8 (La Paz, Bolivia). Founder and CEO at Info-sec.cl Title: Macabre stories of a hacker in…

Robert Feeney

BIO MSc in Cyber Security & Digital Forensics GWAPT & OSWP Senior Security Consultant @ DarkMatter Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Previous Speaker at AppsecUSA Orlando, Florida 2017 Title: Web Application Vulnerability Scanners – An Introduction & Discussion on their limitations Web Application Vulnerability Scanners are becoming increasingly automated and are facing more difficulties as…

Kgothatso Ngako

BIO I am Kgothatso Ngako, Software Developer born and raised in Mamelodi, Pretoria (currently developing polelo.co as a side project). Consistency is a super power. Former researcher at the CSIR where I spent some time researching the economics and technicalities of cryptocurrencies. Currently running exonumia.cc (as a side project) to translate literature that explains cryptocurrencies…

Philipp Krenn

BIO Philipp lives to demo interesting technology. Having worked as a web, infrastructure, and database engineer for over ten years, Philipp is now working as a developer advocate at Elastic — the company behind the Elastic Stack consisting of Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash. Based in Vienna, Austria, he is constantly traveling Europe and beyond…

Silent Dzikiti

BIO My name is Silent Dzikiti. I am a Data Scientist and i am studying Computer Science. I am a Zimbabwean. I stay in Muizernberg, Cape Town. South Africa. I have researched and applied the knowledge I will share on your highly esteemed conference. Title: How the application of machine learning and AI can help…

Liam Smit

BIO I become interested in information security as an extra-mural activity through attending and participating in the Cape Town InfoSec community. This motivated me to complete the Evil MSc at Rhodes. InfoSec has been my day job since the last BSides Cape Town. Title: The Nation State Actor Ate My Homework! Nation State actors as…

Byron Rudman

BIO I Studied information engineering at WITS and started working at Absa bank in 2015 in the cyber security team. For the last year I have been the lead developer on a SOAR tool, automating cyber security processes. My team and I use a DevOps life cycle when implementing solutions which I plan on including…

Amy Manià

BIO Amy is currently a Security Analyst at Telspace Systems. Amy is currently focused on penetration testing, but comes from a career as a Professional Architect. Her history in ‘making things’ has led to an interest in ‘breaking them apart’. With a curious mind, she innately has the ability to notice where well-meaning applications could…

Brent Shaw

BIO Brent Shaw is a security analyst, with areas of interest including hardware security, IoT, as well as the visualisation and sonification of data. Currently completing a PhD (part-time) through Rhodes University. Title: Hashing the $#!+ out of firmware Everything is broken… But is it possible that more things are more broken than we though?…

Christo Goosen

BIO People call me the Goose. Otherwise known as CrypticGoose. I am a CTO in fintech/insuretech by day, security researcher and defender by night. Busy writing my masters thesis on the above topic. Doing a masters of Computer Science in Information Security at Rhodes. Organizer of OWASP Cape Town and BSides Cape Town. Title: Natural…