44CON 2013 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor
NCC Group is a leading global information assurance company, providing freedom from doubt that all critical material is available, protected, and operating as it should be at all times. Information assurance is delivered through escrow and verification, security testing, audit and compliance, software testing and web performance services.
Gold Sponsors
MWR InfoSecurity

MWR InfoSecurity


Established in 2003, MWR InfoSecurity is a research-led information security consultancy. MWR consults with clients around the world, providing specialist advice and services on all areas of security, from mobile through to supercomputers. As a company we invest heavily in knowledge sharing and we are proud to be a part of an event that provides a platform for discussion on the latest thinking and research in the InfoSec arena.

Silver Sponsors



Microsoft is proud to be a sponsor of the 44CON Security Conference. 44CON provides a forum in which security researchers from all over the world, IT pros, and industry luminaries can share insights, knowledge and information to advance security research. We’re happy to be here and glad to be part of the community.




BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications solutions and services operating in 170 countries. Its principal activities include networked IT services; local, national and international telecommunications services; higher-value broadband and internet products and services and converged fixed/mobile products and services.

Bronze Sponsors



CheckSec was founded by security professionals for security professionals. Our goal is to create technologies that help improve the assessment and management of information security.




Mandalorian are an independent UK-based provider of information security services with specialisms in penetration testing and malware analysis. We focus on being the easiest supplier you’ve ever worked with and being fanatical about the quality of our work.


Norman Shark


Norman Shark, founded in Oslo, Norway in 1984, is a world leader in proactive content security solutions and forensics malware tools. The company offers market-leading advanced malware analyzers as well as high-performance network protection against cyber-attacks. Norman’s automated malware analysis technology integrated with our Network Threat Discovery system automatically collects and detects malicious files for protection against targeted attacks. Please visit http://www.normanshark.comfor more information.




The lack of a world-class security conference in the UK has finally been filled by 44CON. No longer does the UK infosec community have to go overseas to see security researchers present cutting-edge research and ideas. SensePost is proud to be associated with 44CON.




BlackBerry, a global leader in wireless innovation, revolutionised the mobile industry with the introduction of the BlackBerry® solution in 1999. BlackBerry Security is a world class organisation working to make BlackBerry one of the most secure mobile platforms available by providing an end to end security focus including: driving the BlackBerry security message globally, acquiring and maintaining security accreditations, active involvement in the development of security products, uncovering threats through advanced research, building mitigations into BlackBerry products, and helping to protect customers by rapidly responding to security incidents as they occur.

44CON Supporters



Raytheon has more than 30 years of experience securing some of the world’s most critical and sensitive programmes and systems. We work in some of the most demanding cyber security and intelligence environments in the world and bring our customers the capabilities and cyber business change to ensure they stay ahead of threats. We look at ways organisations can actively disrupt the command and control of an adversary within their domain; the focus is not purely on a layered defence.


SecQuest Information Security


Following on from presentations at 44CON 2011 & 2012, SecQuest Information Security Ltd is delighted to be “giving something back” to the industry and sponsoring 44CON 2013. SecQuest was formed by two security consultants, previously members of IBM’s X-Force security testing team, with over twenty years of industry experience. SecQuest specialise in “red-team” penetration testing and have expertise in IBM related technologies including iSeries and Lotus Domino along with less well known areas affecting data security such as microwave links, V-SAT, VHF / UHF radio link telemetry and embedded systems.




CREST is a not-for-profit organisation that represents the technical information security industry, primarily penetration testing, cyber security incident response and security architecture services. CREST offers public and private sector organisations an assurance that the information security advisors they appoint are competent, qualified and professional with current knowledge. It also ensures that the CREST member companies they engage with have the appropriate processes and controls in place to perform the services for which they have been appointed and protect sensitive client-based information.