August 8, 2018 - 8:00am PDT to August 9, 2018 - 5:00pm PDT
Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV

Join EFF at Black Hat Briefings! Be sure to stop by our information booth in the Business Hall to find out about the latest developments in protecting digital freedom. You can even sign up as an EFF member and pick up some great swag!  As in past years, EFF staff attorneys will be present to help support the community. If you have legal concerns regarding an upcoming talk or sensitive InfoSec research that you are conducting at any time, please email and we will do our best to get you the help that you need.

Going to the Business Hall Only?

For every Business Pass sold, Black Hat will donate $100 to EFF, up to a total of $50,000!

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Community Workshops

Senior Staff Attorney Nate Cardozo will be hosting two community workshops at Black Hat USA, a new feature of this year's event. These workshops are open to Black Hat Briefings badge-holders as well as Business Hall badge-holders, so please join us!

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 1:00 PM
Five Things Security Researchers Need to Know about Computer Crime Law
Location: South Pacific 1J, North Hall

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 2:45 PM
What's Going on in D.C. and What Does it Mean for InfoSec?
Location: South Pacific 1J, North Hall

About Black Hat USA

Now in its 21st year, Black Hat USA is the world's leading information security event, providing attendees with the very latest in research, development and trends. Black Hat USA 2018 opens with four days of technical Trainings (August 4 – 7) followed by the two-day main conference (August 8 – 9) featuring Briefings, Arsenal, Business Hall, and more.