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Checkmarx to Present at BSidesLV and DEF CON 2018; Exhibiting at Black Hat 2018 at Booth #1202

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Checkmarx,
a global leader in application security testing, will present several
sessions throughout the upcoming BSidesLV
and DEF
CON
conferences. Additionally,Checkmarx will demonstrate its
market-leading application security testing platform during Black
Hat USA 2018
, taking place August 4-9, 2018 in Las Vegas, at the
Mandalay Bay Resort, booth #1202.

At the Checkmarx booth, attendees will have the opportunity to learn
more about application security testing at the speed of DevOps. Also at
the booth, Checkmarx leadership will be on site to further discuss how
the Checkmarx platform aligns application security with DevOps culture,
its ability to detect and remediate vulnerabilities early in the
software development lifecycle (SDLC), and how Checkmarx empowers
developers to deliver secure applications.

For those interested in attending Checkmarx's feature presentations at
BSidesLV and DEF CON, please see below:

BSideLV: Serverless Infections: Malware Just Found a New Home: We
are seeing more and more organizations leverage the advantages
introduced by serverless computing. But what does serverless computing
entail when it comes to security? With no dedicated server, is the
security risk higher or lower? Can malware live inside the code? These
are critical questions every organization shifting to a serverless
environment should be asking.

  • When: August 7, 6:00 p.m. - 6:55 p.m. PDT
  • Where: Tuscany Suites & Casino
  • Who: Maty Siman, CTO

BSideLV: (De) Serial Killers': Set during the Great Marshalling
of Pickles Apocalypse; in the year 2015, the internet at large was made
aware of a little-known kind of attack: Deserialization of Untrusted
Data. Jenkins, JBoss, Oracle WebLogic, IBM WebSphere, Apache Struts and
many more were destroyed by Remote Code Executions via complicated
deserialization attacks. Gadget Chains smashed through WAFs and rooted
systems. By the year 2017, OWASP declared deserialization attacks
critical enough for its own OWASP Top 10 category.

  • When: August 8, 10:00 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. PDT
  • Where: Tuscany Suites & Casino
  • Who: Erez Yalon, Cx R&D AppSec Group Manager

DEF CON: Your Smart Scale is Leaking More Than Your Weight: This
presentation will cover common security issues associated with smart
devices, talk about the right approach that should be taken when
securing BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) devices and how all vendors of smart
devices can take responsibility for their creations.

  • When: August 10-12, IoT Village's Talks & Contests
  • Where: Caesar's Palace & Flamingo
  • Erez Yalon, Cx R&D AppSec Group Manager

Press interested in one-on-one meetings with Checkmarx executives should
contact InkHouse at checkmarx@inkhouse.com.

About Checkmarx
Checkmarx is an Application Security
software company whose mission is to help development organizations
deliver secure applications faster. Amongst the company's 1,500+
customers are five of the world's top 10 software vendors, four of the
top American banks, many government organizations and Fortune 500
enterprises, including SAP, Samsung, and Salesforce.com. For more
information about Checkmarx, visit http://www.checkmarx.com
or follow us on Twitter: @checkmarx

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