The talk will show you the techical details of Stuxnet in their full glory and make you appreciate this work of engineering more. Based on a code-level analysis of the Stuxnet PLC payload, the presentation will explain techniques therein that can be used for industrial espionage and sabotage by copycat attackers against competitor's production facilities. Currently recommended defenses, their shortcomings and alternative approaches will also be discussed.
Bio: Felix 'FX' Lindner is founder and technical lead of the Recurity Labs GmbH consulting and research team. He is also the leader of the Phenoelit group and loves to hack pretty much everything with a CPU and some communication, preferably networked. He looks back at 15+ years of (legal) hacking with only a couple Cisco IOS and SAP remote exploits, tools for hacking HP printers and protocol attacks lining the road.