Daniel Compton: Not Only Frogs Can Hop

Over the next few weeks we’re going to announce the 44CON talks and workshops. Don’t forget to get your tickets!

Our next announcement is Daniel Compton – Not only Frogs can hop

The presentation will cover new research conducted by Daniel Compton into the novel methods of VLAN hopping using SNMP alone. An overview of how SNMP VLAN hopping works will be covered, including live manual demos of the process. A new version the Frogger 2 hopping tool will be demonstrated to automate and improve the traditional methods of VLAN hopping, whilst adding the new function to VLAN hop using SNMP. Frogger 2 will be released the same day as the talk.

Daniel Compton works as a principal security consultant at Info-Assure Ltd. He is a certified CREST/CHECK team leader in both Infrastructure and Applications. Daniel has a keen interest in testing networking devices and has released a number of popular pentesting scripts to assist and automate testing in this area. Daniel is the head of security research at Info-Assure and has discovered over 70 security advisories in applications and network security appliances to date.

You can follow him on twitter @commonexploits or visit his website.

Details of all of our talks, workshops and speakers are being announced daily. Don’t forget to book your tickets before they’re sold out!