Black Hat Announces Keynote Speaker Troy Hunt for Black Hat Asia 2021 Virtual Event

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April 16, 2021 16:20

SAN FRANCISCO--(Business Wire / Korea Newswire) April 16, 2021 -- Black Hat, the world’s leading producer of information security events, announces security researcher and founder of Have I Been Pwned, Troy Hunt, as the Keynote speaker for this year’s Black Hat Asia virtual event, taking place May 4 - 7. Hunt will present his “Lessons from 11 Billion Breached Records” on Thursday, May 6 at 9 a.m. (SGT / UTC+8).

Security flaws, hackers and data breaches have become the new normal both online and offline with personal information being digitized, this leaves many vulnerable and exploited at the whim of attackers. Black Hat Asia attendees will discover lessons Hunt has learned after processing more than 11 billion records of breached data. In this talk, the Have I Been Pwned creator will give participants a glimpse behind the scenes of what has caused these devastating data breaches, as well as how they continue to wreak havoc today.

For more information about the event and speakers, please visit: https://www.blackhat.com/asia-21/.

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