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The Future of Passwords

This webinar will provide an overview of the future of passwords. Passwords have become very important, protecting a treasure trove of information. You will get an inside look at the techniques and tactics used conduct password attacks. We will discuss the various countermeasures available, new improvements made to the latest operating systems to prevent successful password attacks, and how the industry is trying to eliminate passwords. We will conclude by discussing ways we can potentially circumvent new countermeasures.

Hamza Sirag Hamza is currently an Information Security consultant. He has spent the majority of his time immersed in the world of cybersecurity. He has had the opportunity to lead complex penetration tests for a variety of federal and commercial clients. He is the founder of Beltway Hackers, a Northern VA based meetup group focused on offensive cybersecurity. https://www.meetup.com/Beltway-Hackers
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