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EFF at Security B-Sides Las Vegas 2017

July 25, 2017 - 10:00am to July 26, 2017 - 8:00pm
Las Vegas, NV
Join EFF at BSidesLV in the Tuscany Suites & Casino! Catch some great information security talks and don't forget to stop by the EFF table to learn about the latest news in the digital freedom movement.
EFF Talks:
Ask the EFF
Tuesday, July 25, 17:00 - 17:55
"Ask the EFF" will be a panel presentation and unrecorded question-and-answer session with Kurt Opsahl, EFF Deputy Executive Director and General Counsel; Nate Cardozo, Senior Staff Attorney;  and Eva Galperin, Director of Cyber Security.
Why Can't We Be Friends? (Ask a Fed.)
EFF's Kurt Opsahl joins Dr. Russell Handorf in conversation. More info to come!
How to Respond to Cops who Want your Passwords
Wednesday, July 26, 18:00 - 18:55
If or when you get ordered by law enforcement to unlock your phone or digital devices or get served with a subpoena or warrant for your digital data and devices, what should you do? This conversation with EFF Criminal Defense Staff Attorney Stephanie Lacambra is meant to provide a basic primer on what to expect from an encounter with law enforcement in various contexts - and some suggestions for how to best deal with them.
About BSidesLV:
BSidesLV is a non-profit organization designed to advance the body of Information Security knowledge, by providing an annual, two day, open forum for discussion and debate for security engineers and their affiliates. We produce a conference that is a source of education, collaboration, and continued conversation for information technologists and those associated with this field. The technical and academic presentations at BSidesLV are given in the spirit of peer review and advanced knowledge dissemination. This allows the field of Information Security to grow in breadth and depth, and continue in its pursuit of highly advanced scientifically based knowledge.
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